If the installation fails with above message, there should still exist the file java.ver
which contains the result from the java -version
command issued in the WebClientSetup.sh
In this specific case, the file java.ver
contained message -JVMJ9VM015W Initialization error for library j9gc29(2): Failed to instantiate compressed references metadata; 200M requested
and the problem was caused by the MAXSIZE of the TSO segment of the userid being 200MB and using 2GB (2096218) as MAXSIZE solved the problem.