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How to analyze core dumps. (Doc ID 1487728.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 05, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Agile PLM Framework - Version 9.1 to 9.3.2.0 [Release 9.1.0.0 to 9.3]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

On UNIX platforms, when Java virtual machine crashes, it sometimes generates a core dump for the java process. This note describes how to quickly analyze those core dumps to help identify the root cause of crash.

Solution

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In this Document
Goal
Solution
 1. Extract heap information from the core dump.
 2. Extract Java configuration information from the core dump
 3. Extract thread stack information from the core dump.
 4. Extract specific text message from the core dump.

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