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Java SE 8 Application Startup or Deployment Fails with Threads in WAITING and BLOCKED State Due to FileSystems.getDefault and System.loadLibrary Interplay (Doc ID 2520608.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 23, 2019

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

Java SE 8 application startup or deployment fails with threads in WAITING and BLOCKED states at
  java.lang.Runtime.loadLibrary0(Runtime.java:862)

while waiting on a lock that is held by another thread that is stuck at
  java.nio.file.FileSystems.getDefault(FileSystems.java:176).

The following example thread dump excerpt shows the issue:

 Multiple threads may be BLOCKED at java.lang.Runtime.loadLibrary0(Runtime.java:862).  This example shows only the necessary component threads for the problem to occur.

Cause

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