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2650320 - Configtool can not be opened - ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException - sun.font.CompositeStrike.strikes


Configtool can not be opened. Configtool GUI does not show up but exits immediately.

configtool.<X>.trc shows the following from the timestamp when the issue was reproduced:

Config tool stoped due to fatal error. See trace file for more details.
java.lang.ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException: while trying to load from index 0 of an object array with length 0, loaded from field sun.font.CompositeStrike.strikes of an object loaded from local variable 'this'
at sun.font.CompositeStrike.getStrikeForSlot(
at sun.font.CompositeStrike.getFontMetrics(
at sun.font.FontDesignMetrics.initMatrixAndMetrics(
at sun.font.FontDesignMetrics.<init>(
at sun.font.FontDesignMetrics.getMetrics(
at sun.swing.SwingUtilities2.getFontMetrics(
at javax.swing.JComponent.getFontMetrics(
at javax.swing.plaf.basic.BasicLabelUI.getPreferredSize(
at javax.swing.JComponent.getPreferredSize(



  • SAP NetWeaver Application Server Java
  • Config Tool using RedHat


SAP NetWeaver 7.5


sun.font.CompositeStrike.strikes, configtool, config tool, ArrayIndexOutOfBoundsException, RedHat , KBA , BC-JAS-ADM-ADM , Administration , Problem

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