SOA Server Startup Failing Due to Erronous Composite Causing "java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space" (Doc ID 1614481.1)

Last updated on JUNE 26, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle SOA Suite - Version 11.1.1.1.0 to 11.1.1.7.0 [Release 11gR1]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 When starting the SOA server, the startup process stops or hangs and the server is not visible in the Weblogic Server Administration Console. The log files or the output in the startup window contain the exception:

In the WebLogic Server Console, the server is shown as "down" as in the following screen shot:

Cause

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