OBIEE Catalog Manager Utility Error:" java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded, GC overhead limit exceeded java heap space The thread pool Cache/AccountIndex has been marked for shutdown and cannot accept new jobs" (Doc ID 1587437.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 23, 2017

Applies to:

Business Intelligence Server Enterprise Edition - Version 11.1.1.6.11 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

User is running the Catalog Manager Utility via a command line mode on a Linux server. The following command is used to generate a report output in a CSV file format:

Script: ./runcat.sh -cmd report -offline /OBIEE11g/instances/instance1/bifoundation/OracleBIPresentationServicesComponent/coreapplication_obips1/catalog/EnterpriseBusinessAnalytics -forceOutputFile /devobi/CM.csv -delimiter "   ,   " -type "Analysis" "Modified" "Modifier" "Name" "Path" "Folder" "Description" "Column" "Created" "Creator" "Subject Area" "Table"

 

The following error message occurs when the output report is very large in size:

"java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded, GC overhead limit exceeded java heap space

The thread pool Cache/AccountIndex has been marked for shutdown and cannot accept new jobs"

 

Cause

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