How to Enable the "/largeaddressaware" Flag for the WebLogic Server Windows Service
(Doc ID 1468823.1)
Last updated on APRIL 16, 2020
Applies to:Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.3.1 and later
Microsoft Windows (32-bit)
Microsoft Windows (32-bit) - OS Version: 7
The C++ flag
/LARGEADDRESSAWARE enables applications to handle addresses larger than 2 gigabytes. By default, this flag is not set for the WebLogic Server Windows service started by beasvc.exe, which means that servers running as a Windows service on a 32-bit system are limited to a heap size of approximately 1.5GB. This article describes how to enable the
/LARGEADDRESSAWARE flag for beasvc.
/LARGEADDRESSAWAREflag, so this article applies ONLY in cases where the JRockit JDK is being used.
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