E-ORA Remote Database Connection Test fails with java.lang.UnsupportedClassVersionError: PeopleSoft/PeopleCode/Name : Unsupported major.minor version 51.0 (Doc ID 1962428.1)

Last updated on JULY 11, 2016

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.54 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

While testing Remote database connection, the following error is retrieved on the page

ERROR
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Java Exception: java.lang.UnsupportedClassVersionError: PeopleSoft/PeopleCode/Name : Unsupported major.minor version 51.0: finding basic class PeopleSoft.PeopleCode.Name (2,727) MISCTOOLS_WRK.TEST_CONNECT.FieldChange PCPC:151 Statement:2

STEPS
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1. Navigate to PeopleTools --> Utilities --> Administration --> Remote Database Connection
2. Fill in DB settings
3. Hit the Test Connection button

ENVIRONMENT
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PeopleTools 8.54
Oracle 11.2.0.4
Red Hat Enterprise Linux Server release 6.6

Tuxedo 12c

 

Cause

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