Essbase Server Not Starting, Error "Exception In Thread MSAD java.lang. OutOfMemoryError GC Overhead Limit Exceeded"
Last updated on MARCH 20, 2018
Applies to:Hyperion Essbase - Version 220.127.116.11.00 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 27-Nov-2012***
When attempting to start the Essbase server the following error occurs:
"Exception in thread MSAD java.lang.OutOfMemoryError GC Overhead limit exceeded"
The issue can be reproduced at will with the following steps:
1. Start Essbase via the Windows services control panel using OPMN or using the startEssbase.bat/sh script.
2. The error above will appear.
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