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ORA-29532: Java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError / java.lang.ExceptionInInitializerError After Applying A 2019 OJVM PSU Patch (Doc ID 2558724.1)

Last updated on APRIL 17, 2023

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version to [Release 11.2 to 12.1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Custom Java Stored Procedures suddenly encounter the following exceptions after applying an OJVM PSU that includes the January 2019 OJVM PSU:

ORA-29532: Java call terminated by uncaught Java exception: java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError
ORA-29532: Java call terminated by uncaught Java exception: java.lang.ExceptionInInitializerError

The JVM Status script confirms everything related to the JVM Component is valid.
The function DBMS_JAVA.GET_OJVM_PROPERTY(PROPSTRING=>'java.version') now shows a JDK 1.7 version

There are likely INVALID Java objects in the application schema.


 Applied a 2019 OJVM PSU that changes the base JDK version from 1.6 to 1.7


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