Grid Infrastructure Install Error Occurred During Initialization Of VM Java.lang.StackOverflow due to stack size not set (Doc ID 2104615.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 14, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 11.2.0.3 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While running runInstaller, below error result

[oracle@node1 grid]$ ./runInstaller -silent -jreLoc /tmp/jre_out/jre -responsefile /home/oracle/grid.rsp -ignoreprereq -force
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...

Checking Temp space: must be greater than 120 MB. Actual 1212 MB Passed
Checking swap space: must be greater than 150 MB. Actual 17407 MB Passed
Preparing to launch Oracle Universal Installer from /tmp/OraInstall2016-02-01_09-40-55PM. Please wait ...[oracle@node1 grid]$ Error occurred during initialization of VM
java.lang.StackOverflowError


Error occurred during initialization of VM java.lang.StackOverflowError               <<-------------- HERE

From the installActions log:

The commandline for unzip:

/software/oracle-linux/11.2.0.3/grid/install/unzip -o ../stage/Components/oracle.jdk/1.5.0.30.03/1/DataFiles/\*.jar -d /tmp/OraInstall2016-01-25_01-33-14PM
Using the umask value '022' available from oraparam.ini

Forking the child jre process : the return value is : 25513                <<-------------

Forking the child jre process : the return value is : 0                     <<--------------

Execvp of the child jre : the cmdline is /tmp/OraInstall2016-01-25_01-33-14PM/jdk/jre/bin/java, and the argv is
/tmp/OraInstall2016-01-25_01-33-14PM/jdk/jre/bin/java

 

Changes

 New server environment.

Cause

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