How to Take Java Thread Dump for GUI Tools Like : DBCA, NETCA, DBUA, OUI (Doc ID 858468.1)

Last updated on MAY 01, 2014

Applies to:

Oracle Database - Enterprise Edition - Version 7.1.4.0 to 11.2.0.3 [Release 7.1.4 to 11.2]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Goal

This note explains how to take Java thread dump for GUI tools provided by Oracle like DBCA, NetCA, DBUA or OUI.

This Java thread dump is generally useful when these tools does not come up or are in hanging situation.
The thread dump is useful for Oracle support and development for diagnosing GUI related issue.

NOTE:
For Windows, the Java thread dump cannot be obtained when the GUI tool is started from the programs via the Windows Start menu button.

Solution

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms