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SQL Developer crashing when opening or testing a connection

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SQL Developer closes abruptly when opening or testing a connection.

Here's what I do.

Open SQL Developer.
Create a connection:
Connection Name: [some string]
Username: [username]
Password: [password]
Save password: checked
Oracle tab:
Connection type: TNS
Connect Identifier: somedatabasename

Then I click on "Test" and the application immediately quits. No error messages. The app does the same thing if I save the connection and try to expand its node on the list of connections.

Mind you, if I use sqlplus like so:


It connects just fine.

I captured the output from the command console after SQL Developer crashed:

Microsoft Windows [Version 6.1.7601]
Copyright (c) 2009 Microsoft Corporation. All rights reserved.

_execv() failed, err=2Registered TimesTen
# A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:
# EXCEPTION_ACCESS_VIOLATION (0xc0000005) at pc=0x000000006d9f97c5, pid=5480, t
# JRE version: 6.0_43-b01
# Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM (20.14-b01 mixed mode windows-amd64
compressed oops)
# Problematic frame:
# V [jvm.dll+0x1397c5]
# An error report file with more information is saved as:
# C:\Oracle\product\sqldeveloper\sqldeveloper\bin\hs_err_pid5480.log
# If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit:

I am using:

sqldeveloper (64-bit)
Java 1.6.0_43 (64-bit)
Windows 7 Enterprise SP1 (64-bit)
ODAC x64

Please help!

Edited by: 993662 on Mar 13, 2013 9:10 AM


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