"Unable To Create An Instance Of The Java Virtual Machine" On Starting JDeveloper (Doc ID 553860.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 18, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle JDeveloper - Version 10.1.3.3.0 to 10.1.3.4.0 [Release Oracle10g]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Starting up JDeveloper 10.1.3.3 fails with the error message:

Unable to create an instance of the Java Virtual Machine

 

On console, the following error message appears:

could not reserve enough space for object


Increasing the AddVMOption -Xmx512M  does not solve the issue.




Cause

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