Datapatch Fails on AIX with "KUP-04017: OS message: JVMJ9VM015W Initialization Error for Library j9gc24(2)" Error

(Doc ID 2120739.1)

Last updated on MARCH 28, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.1.0.2 and later
IBM AIX on POWER Systems (64-bit)

Symptoms

Below error is shown in qopatch_log.log when "datapatch -verbose" command is executed

KUP-04004: error while reading file $ORACLE_HOME/QOpatch/qopiprep.bat
KUP-04017: OS message: Error 0
KUP-04017: OS message: JVMJ9VM015W Initialization error for library j9gc24(2): Failed to instantiate heap; 1M requested
Could not create the Java virtual machine.
JVMJ9VM015W Initiali
KUP-04118: operation “pipe read”, location “skudmir”

 

Cause

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