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Relink of "jox_on" fails with "Don't know how to make target `jox_refresh_knlopt'" with "Oracle JavaVM Component Database PSU" Installed (Doc ID 1962690.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 13, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database - Standard Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database - Personal Edition - Version and later
Oracle Database Cloud Schema Service - Version N/A and later
Oracle Database Exadata Cloud Machine - Version N/A and later
Generic UNIX


Attempting to relink the oracle executable to enable Oracle JavaVM with the "jox_on" make option fails with "make" errors if OJVM PSU October 2014 or January 2015 has been installed in the ORACLE_HOME.

The exact text of the error may vary depending on the platform and version but will occur when attempting to make "jox_on" and will report an error for target "jox_refresh_knlopt"


This problem can occur if all of the following apply:

This is a rare scenario.


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