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Java SE 8 on Linux Crashes with SIGBUS at StubRoutines::jint_disjoint_arraycopy (Doc ID 2440465.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 22, 2019

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 8 to 9
Oracle WebLogic Server - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Oracle Java SE versions 8 or 9 on Linux platforms crashes with a SIGBUS error at  StubRoutines::jint_disjoint_arraycopy.

This crash can occur with Oracle Fusion Middleware applications that run on Linux platforms and use affected releases of Java SE 8, including WebLogic Server (WLS) 12c, which is certified with Java SE 8.

The issue can also occur in the Oracle Cloud environment under the same circumstances.

The crash can generate a Core file and a Hotspot Fatal Error Log (hs_err_pid<pid>.log) with the following error:

Both the core file and hs_err_pid<pid>.log can be truncated due to the issue.  See <document >.


The issue can occur with all Linux platform Java SE 9 versions and all Java SE 8 versions below  8 Update 191, except the Bundled Patch Releases (BPRs) noted in the Solution Note below.


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