How Does Java SE 6 Calculate the Default Value for MaxHeapSize (-Xmx)?
(Doc ID 2097799.1)
Last updated on NOVEMBER 06, 2018
Applies to:Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 6 to 7 [Release 6 to 7]
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This document explains how Java SE 6 calculates the default value for its maximum heap size (i.e. -Xmx or -XX:MaxHeapSize ).
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