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Failed to Invoke FMW Infrastructure with Error "jre is not a valid JDK Java Home" (Doc ID 2635082.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 25, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Fusion Middleware - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When attempting to invoke FMW Infrastructure installer, it fails with the following error occurs.

The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Installed JDK 1.8.0_241
2. Set the JAVA_HOME and PATH in the environment variable

export JAVA_HOME=/<PATH_TO>/jdk/jdk1.8.0_241
export PATH=$JAVA_HOME/bin:$PATH

3. Downloaded fmw_12.

4. When attempting to invoke installer, it failed
 java -jar /PATH_TO_SOFTWARE/fmw_12.


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