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OHS 12c (12.1.3) Using SSL Crashes With the Error "exit signal Segmentation fault (11)" and Generates Core Dump (Doc ID 2411567.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 08, 2024

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version to [Release 12c]
Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)


When using Oracle HTTP Server 12.1.3, OHS crashes and generates core dumps with the below notification in the logs:

[OHS] [NOTIFICATION:16] [OHS-9999] [core.c] [host_id: <FQHN>]
[host_addr: <IP>] [pid: <PID>] [tid: <TID>] [user: <UID>] [VirtualHost: main] child pid <pid> exit signal Segmentation fault (11)

The issue has only been seen in AIX and Solaris Sparc platforms. It may be in others (but see the solution first).

The stack trace shows the following:





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