OBIEE 11g Install Fails During Config "Java Out Of Memory Errors In Logs PermGen"

(Doc ID 1278708.1)

Last updated on JUNE 06, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Suite Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.3.0 [1905] and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
This knowledge document is a replacement for 1211573.1 which has been deleted.

Goal


Attempting to install OBIEE 11g on Windows 32-bit. Install appears to hang during config. Logs show "AdminServer.Target state: deploy completed on Server AdminServer java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: PermGen space" and many subsequent out of memory errors

Error details:
1.) Fresh simple install OBIEE 11G in Windows 32bit, but got error in creating ASInstance instace 1 step:
installlog shows error:
Caused by: oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException:
Error creating ASInstance instance1.
Cause:
An internal operation has failed: PermGen space
Action:
See logs for more details.
at oracle.as.provisioning.util.ConfigException.createConfigException(ConfigException.java:123)
at oracle.as.provisioning.fmwadmin.ASInstanceProv._createInstance(ASInstanceProv.java:317)
at oracle.as.provisioning.fmwadmin.ASInstanceProv.createInstance(ASInstanceProv.java:166)
... 18 more
Caused by: java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: PermGen space
at java.lang.ClassLoader.defineClass1(Native Method)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.defineClassCond(ClassLoader.java:632)
at java.lang.ClassLoader.defineClass(ClassLoader.java:616)
at java.security.SecureClassLoader.defineClass(SecureClassLoader.java:141)
at java.net.URLClassLoader.defineClass(URLClassLoader.java:283)
at java.net.URLClassLoader.access$000(URLClassLoader.java:58)
at java.net.URLClassLoader$1.run(URLClassLoader.java:197)
at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
at java.net.URLClassLoader.findClass(URLClassLoader.java:190)
at oracle.as.install.engine.modules.configuration.standard.StandardConfigActionClassLoader.loadClass(StandardConfigActionClassLoader.java:91)
at .....

2.) Screenshot showed failed in creating ASInstance step.

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