Java update 8.151 incompatible with FMS 15

Discussion created by user16545 on Oct 20, 2017
Latest reply on Oct 30, 2017 by Johan Hedman

Read this before you install Java update - 8.151


Yesterday we installed the new Java Update 8.151 on a FMS15 / FMPA 14 on Windows 2012 server configuration.
Webdirect  stopped working correctly immediately: blank screen, no databases to open!


After lots of research we decided to restore a VMware server snapshot: don't do that.
It resulted in a conflict of standard Filemaker certificate and our domain certificate.
The solution we had to apply was: go back to Java 8.141 and renew the certificate installations in IIS and FMS.


We don't know for sure but maybe just the re-installation of Java 8.141 could have solved the problem as well.