Java Compilation is Failing With java.lang.IllegalArgumentException Error From 12.2 Onward

(Doc ID 2310077.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 03, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 12.2.0.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
*** Checked for relevance on 3rd Oct 2017 ***

Symptoms

Java stored procedure that uses server-side SQLJ syntax fails with "java.lang.IllegalArgumentException" when trying to load/compile in Oracle 12.2 version and above. But the same code compiles and works fine in lower versions. For example, the code given below will fail when you try to load it using loadjava utility.

Save the below code as "TestSQLJ.java" and try to load it using the loadjava utility.

 

Changes

Database is upgraded to 12.2.0.1 or above or this is a new implementation in 12.2 and above database.

Cause

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