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The 'java -version' Command on Solaris Fails with Internal Error "guarantee(VM_Version::has_v9()) failed: only SPARC v9 is supported" (Doc ID 2687581.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 22, 2021

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 8 and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


The 'java -version' command run on new Solaris 10 SPARC installation crashes with the following error:



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