Report Compilation Fails With Error "There was an error trying to initialize the HPI library"

(Doc ID 757589.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 09, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Applications DBA - Version 12.0.4 to 12.0.6 [Release 12]
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (64-bit)
Oracle Solaris on SPARC (32-bit)
Sun Solaris SPARC (64-bit)Sun Solaris SPARC (32-bit)
Application Install - Version: 12.0.4

***Checked for relevance on 12-Aug-2014***


While compiling Reports (.rdf files) through <10.1.2 ORACLE_HOME>/bin/rwconverter, following error is thrown:           

As a result, rwconverter failed to generate the report.

There was an error trying to initialize the HPI library.
Please check your installation, HotSpot does not work correctly
when installed in the JDK 1.2 Solaris Production Release, or
with any JDK 1.1.x release.
Error occurred during initialization of VM
Signal chaining not allowed for VM interrupt signal, try -Xusealtsigs.


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