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Java SE RMI Memory Leak in Sun.rmi.transport.DGCAckHandler (Doc ID 2252575.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 03, 2022

Applies to:

Java SE JDK and JRE - Version 6 to 8
Information in this document applies to any platform.


Instances of sun.rmi.transport.DGCAckHandler accumulate in the Java heap and can cause OutOfMemoryError and slow performance.

The problem can occur with any of the following Java SE general patch update releases:


1 Exception: The problem will not occur on Bundled Patch Releases (BPRs) Java 7 Update 97 b33 and Java 7 Update 101 b31



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