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Smpatch and Updatemanager Fail Because Java 8 (64bit) Is Used From /usr/jdk/latest (Doc ID 1900243.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 27, 2017

Applies to:

Solaris Operating System - Version 10 1/13 U11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


When you install jdk8 packages on a supported sol 10u11 it will update link
/usr/jdk/latest , which is correct, but this will break the smpatch tool
which fails with error:



installed jdk 8


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