Replication is not intended for use with Java ME.
Replication tests should therefore be bypassed on Java ME.
I'm not seeing this problem anymore when I run suites.All on phoneME advanced (with trunk). So, I think the issue can be closed.
Merged to 10.4 branch at revision 643902 with command
svn merge -r643836:643837 https://svn.apache.org/repos/asf/db/derby/code/trunk/
Thanks, Ole committed at revision 643837.
Patch derby-3584.1_v1 to bypass replicationSuite tests when the test platform does not support JDBC3.