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Unable to Deploy Large EAR File to WebLogic Server - "Unable to access the selected application" and "GC overhead limit exceeded" (Doc ID 2529151.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 13, 2023

Applies to:

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


Using WebLogic Console, facing an issue deploying an application EAR file. The following errors are shown on the screen:

- Unable to access the selected application
- GC overhead limit exceeded

 The AdminServer.log reports these errors but not necessarily together:

The issue can be reproduced with the following steps:

1. Log onto /console
2. Click deployments on the left pane
3. Find and select your ear file

Error occurs at this point like in this screenshot:


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