DBCA fails with Java Error Sigsegv Signal

(Doc ID 1134779.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database Configuration Assistant - Version 10.2.0.4 and later
Linux x86-64

Symptoms

When running the dbca, the following issue occurs:


[oracle@IIBDB bin]$ dbca
#
# An unexpected error has been detected by HotSpot Virtual Machine:
#
#  SIGSEGV (0xb) at pc=0x008f59b4, pid=4908, tid=4159686976
#
# Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Client VM (1.4.2_14-b05 mixed mode)
# Problematic frame:
# C  [libc.so.6+0x699b4]  cfree+0x34
#
# An error report file with more information is saved as hs_err_pid4908.log
#
# If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit:
#   http://java.sun.com/webapps/bugreport/crash.jsp
#
/u01/db/oracle/product/10.2.0/db_1/bin/dbca: line 170:  4908 Aborted                 $JRE_DIR/bin/java -Dsun.java2d.font.DisableAlgorithmicStyles=true -DORACLE_HOME=$OH -DDISPLAY=$DISPLAY -DJDBC_PROTOCOL=thin -mx128m -classpath $CLASSPATH oracle.sysman.assistants.dbca.Dbca $ARGUMENTS

Cause

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