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 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


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

System was upgraded from WLS12. 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:



 WLS was upgraded to


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