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Rational Team Concert terminated. Exit code=8096

Technote (troubleshooting)


This technote explains why opening workitem using IBM Rational Team Concert integrated with Rational Software Architect crashes with the error "JVM terminated. Exit code=8096" . It also provides instructions to resolve the issue.


Rational Team Concert crashes with the following JVM terminated error message:

JVM terminated. Exit code=8096


There are many possible factors that could contribute to the crash the JVM exit code=8096 error message.

One of possible causes might be a bug in the Intel Graphic Card driver for Windows XP Service Pack 3


Rational Team Concert version 3.0 and 3.0.1 integrated with Rational Software Architect

  • Intel(R) Q45/Q43 Express Chipset
  • Windows XP Service Pack 3

Resolving the problem

Upgrade your graphic card driver to the latest one. If upgrading the driver does not fix the issue, contact Rational support..

Cross reference information
Segment Product Component Platform Version Edition
Software Development Rational Software Architect Not Applicable Windows 8.0, 8.0.1, 8.0.2, 8.0.3

Document information

More support for: Rational Team Concert
Work Items

Software version: 3.0, 3.0.1,,,,,

Operating system(s): Windows

Reference #: 1501371

Modified date: 11 December 2012

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