Installing JVM Patch on Domino with Notes Client

First of all >> thanks a lot to Ulrich Krause for posting this helpful article.

For some reasons, some customer also have the IBM Notes Client installed on the same server where they run the IBM Domino Server. If you try to install the JVM Patch, the installer always comes back with the directory of the IBM Notes Client and you´re unable to install the JVM patch to the Domino Server.

Regarding the hint of eknori you can do this the following way:

D:\temp\jvmpatch> LAX_VM d:\domino_program_directory\jvm\bin\java.exe -D$USER_INSTALL_DIR$=d:\domino_program_directory

 It´s working great !!! Thanks again !!


  1. Note that if you run into problems (my Domino Server Controller would throw a java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/ibm/jsse2/aH (wrong name: com/ibm/jsse2/ah)) you need to use a param to correctly uninstall:

    \uninst_jvmpatch\uninstall.exe -D$USER_INSTALL_DIR$=

    correctly uninstalls the patch. You can verify by navigating to \jvm\bin\ and executing:
    java -version
    which should repond with: (mine is a 32bit install)
    java version "1.6.0"
    Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment (build pwi3260sr16fp2ifix-20141203_01(SR16 FP2+IV66900))
    IBM J9 VM (build 2.4, JRE 1.6.0 IBM J9 2.4 Windows XP x86-32 jvmwi3260sr16-20141010_216764 (JIT enabled, AOT enabled)
    J9VM - 20141010_216764
    JIT - r9_20140523_64469ifx2
    GC - GA24_Java6_SR16_20141010_1202_B216764)
    JCL - 20141203_01

  2. Hi Lars,

    thanks for this enhancement !!!!

  3. oops, forgot to mention all the path are not relative to root but relative to the Domino program directory...

  4. Oh, and you have to redo this after some installs (at least on th the Notes and Domino 9.0.1 FixPack 3 Intermediary fixes...


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