Admin Server Error: "java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded" With No Applications Deployed

(Doc ID 2201133.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 18, 2017

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 12.1.3.0.0 to 12.1.3.0.0 [Release 12c]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Admin Server is running into Out Of Memory error (with 1GB heap set) even when there are no applications deployed on it.

Below are the errors seen in logs :

 

Cause

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