Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 596795
Last modified: 2011-06-27 12:48:31 EDT
Created attachment 417261 [details]
Backtrace of crash
Description of problem:
OpenJDK 1.6 crashes when trying to run the Java-based PKCS#11 authentication module ("DBSign" program) at http://www.defensetravel.osd.mil/dts/site/index.jsp for client login.
Process /usr/lib/jvm/java-1.6.0-openjdk-188.8.131.52.x86_64/jre/bin/java was killed by signal 6 (SIGABRT)
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
100% (70% quiet failures, 30% crashes with ABRT notification)
Steps to Reproduce:
1. Install java and CoolKey bundles, register PKCS#11 CAC/smartcard reader with Firefox
2. Attempt to login to http://www.defensetravel.osd.mil
Failure to access PKCS#11 device properly results in crash. Works fine on OS X, Ubuntu 64, and the Army's new Linux live CD. Surprised it does not work on Fedora.
Normal login through Java enabled DBSign applet.
The JDK usually crashes quietly with status bar messages "loading applet... / Applet starting / Start: applet not initialized". Sometimes crashes hard with an ABRT notification, but insufficient backtrace to auto-post on Bugzilla. This is the primary reason DoD personnel cannot use Fedora, despite its well received security features.
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