Dbxtool Shows OutOfMemoryError And Aborts (Doc ID 2188943.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 06, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Solaris Studio - Version 12.4 to 12.5 [Release 12]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

 When trying to run dbxtool on a large executable, Java aborts with the "java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded" error message.

Changes

 This can happen suddenly when a change in some aspect of the program results in an increase in its size or complexity.

Cause

Sign In with your My Oracle Support account

Don't have a My Oracle Support account? Click to get started

My Oracle Support provides customers with access to over a
Million Knowledge Articles and hundreds of Community platforms