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SQL*Plus in Oracle Core Dumps When Start on Solaris SPARC 64bit (Doc ID 2425480.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 25, 2019

Applies to:

SQL*Plus - Version to [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 12.1]
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Oracle Cloud Infrastructure - Database Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Cloud Exadata Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


SQL*plus in Oracle fails to start on Solaris SPARC 64bit machines with core dump message.

[oracle:dbatool1] 84: sqlplus

SQL*Plus: Release Production on Sat Jun 2 10:37:56 2018

Copyright (c) 1982, 2014, Oracle. All rights reserved.

Enter user-name: username/pwd@RAC_Service_Name
Segmentation Fault (core dumped)

 The issue occurs specific to RAC services if "AQ HA Notifications" is enabled (set as "True") for the service created using SRVCTL command. Sample RAC service created would be like below.


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