Server Is Unable To Startup when Using the OnOutOfMemoryError option

(Doc ID 2418771.1)

Last updated on JULY 05, 2018

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 12.2.1.3.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

After upgrading to 12.2.1.3.0 an exception is thrown related to the usage of the -XX:OnOutOfMemoryError option.

System was upgraded from WLS12.2.1.0.0 where this JVM option worked as expected, in case of an OOM condition a shell script was executed. This option was configured from WLS console, in the arguments to startup this managed server:

 

Changes

 WLS was upgraded to 12.2.1.3.0.

Cause

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