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

Last updated on APRIL 09, 2017

Applies to:

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

Symptoms

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

 

Changes

 

Cause

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