JRockit 7.0 - NullPointerException sometimes occurs if getting IP address through socket object.

(Doc ID 771717.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle JRockit / JRockit / 7.0
Information in this document applies to any platform

Goal

OS: Red Hat Linux Advanced Server 2.1
WebLogic: 7.0 Service Pack 1
JVM: JRockit 7.0, 7.0 Service Pack 1 with "-Xgc:gencon"

NullPointerException when calling java.net.InetAddress.getAddress() - happens under heavy load. The issue is not
easily reproducible.

Solution

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