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SMAuto Fails to Start With Error '...unable to allocate -4 bytes...' After Microsoft Windows Security Patch (Doc ID 1354523.1)

Last updated on MARCH 13, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Real-Time Scheduler - Version 10.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The following message is displayed in the SMAuto log files and the application won't start:


No log in screen is displayed and users can't log on to ORS. SMAuto is not starting and the Process Control Daemon (PCD) tries to restart SMAuto continuously.

Changes

Applied Microsoft Windows Security Patch

Cause

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