"java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded" error in AdminServer even when there is no application deployed on it (Doc ID 2201133.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 22, 2016

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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