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 JULY 09, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle HTTP Server - Version to [Release 12c]
Enterprise Manager Base Platform - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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: hostname.domain]
[host_addr: x0.2xx.1x.3x] [pid: 9699814] [tid: 1] [user: oracle1] [VirtualHost: main] child pid 51707916 exit signal Segmentation fault (11)

The issue is mainly seen in AIX OS but can happen in other OS also.

Use <Note:1812.1>, "Getting a Stack Trace from a CORE file on Unix" to confirm a stack trace like the following:





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