OUI crashes with error "A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment" on Solaris

(Doc ID 2333811.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 04, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version and later
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)


When attempting to install Oracle Database on Solaris 10 SPARC the following error occurs:

$ ./runInstaller
Starting Oracle Universal Installer...

Checking Temp space: must be greater than 547 MB. Actual 155979 MB Passed
Checking swap space: must be greater than 150 MB. Actual 182872 MB Passed
Checking monitor: must be configured to display at least 256 colors. Actual 16777216 Passed
Preparing to launch Oracle Universal Installer from /tmp/OraInstall2017-11-24_12-49-23PM. Please wait ...$ #
# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
# SIGBUS (0xa) at pc=0xfffffffe70b0524c, pid=22706, tid=2
# JRE version: Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (8.0_91-b14) (build 1.8.0_91-b14)
# Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (25.91-b14 mixed mode solaris-sparc compressed oops)
# Problematic frame:
# C [libXi.so.5+0x524c] XListInputDevices+0x320
# Core dump written. Default location: /tmp/core or core.22706
# An error report file with more information is saved as:
# /tmp/hs_err_pid22706.log



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