JVM Crashing/OutOfMemeoryErrors Due to Large Error Detail String

(Doc ID 1619327.1)

Last updated on FEBRUARY 01, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle WebCenter Sites - Version 11.1.1.6.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

The JVM crashes (JRockit) , or throws an OutOfMemoryError (hotspot). Heap dumps show that one of the variables, errdetail1 is large.

For example, if analyzing a heap dump from the server or viewing the sites.log, you may observe very large error messages usaally containing repeated/nested "Exception in doEndTag()" errors, such as the following:

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Cause

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