1 Reply Latest reply on Mar 25, 2014 7:53 PM by thatJeffSmith-Oracle

    SQL Dev 4.0.1 crash on start up



      I have downloaded  SQL Dev as follows



      Oracle SQL Developer 4.0.1 (



      sqldeveloper- (other platforms download)

      Running on Linux Mint 16





      mark-Vostro-1700 [~] $ java -version

      java version "1.7.0_51"

      Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build 1.7.0_51-b13)

      Java HotSpot(TM) Server VM (build 24.51-b03, mixed mode)

      mark-Vostro-1700 [~] $ cd sqldeveloper

      mark-Vostro-1700 [~/sqldeveloper] $ sh ./sqldeveloper.sh



      and, on start up, get the splash and then it crashes with ....


      LOAD TIME : 900#

      # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment:


      #  SIGSEGV (0xb) at pc=0x6b65d430, pid=3293, tid=1837439808


      # JRE version: Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (7.0_51-b13) (build 1.7.0_51-b13)

      # Java VM: Java HotSpot(TM) Server VM (24.51-b03 mixed mode linux-x86 )

      # Problematic frame:

      # C  0x6b65d430


      # Failed to write core dump. Core dumps have been disabled. To enable core dumping, try "ulimit -c unlimited" before starting Java again


      # An error report file with more information is saved as:

      # /home/mark/sqldeveloper/sqldeveloper/bin/hs_err_pid3293.log


      # If you would like to submit a bug report, please visit:

      #   http://bugreport.sun.com/bugreport/crash.jsp


      /home/mark/sqldeveloper/sqldeveloper/bin/../../ide/bin/launcher.sh: line 1193:  3293 Aborted                 ${JAVA} "${APP_VM_OPTS[@]}" ${APP_ENV_VARS} -classpath ${APP_CLASSPATH} ${APP_MAIN_CLASS} "${APP_APP_OPTS[@]}"




      Download v 3.2.2 and it works fine so I'm happy but, just curious if this is a known issue.