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BPA Publisher Becomes Unresponsive - Out of Memory Error: java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space (Doc ID 827023.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 10, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Business Process Analysis Suite - Version and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on 19-Oct-2010***
***Checked for relevance on 12-May-2014***


BPA Publisher suddenly becomes unresponsive and needs to be restarted in order to use it again.

When this happens checking the BPA Publisher logfiles here:

$OH\tomcat\config or $OH\tomcat\server\conf

Shows Java Out of Memory Errors, for example from stdout_xxxxxxxx.log:

2009-04-29T13:22:06,218 Output - INFO *--------------------------------------------------------*
Java heap space
java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space
at com.lowagie.text.Image.getInstance(Unknown Source)
at com.lowagie.text.Image.getInstance(Unknown Source)
at com.idsscheer.aris.businesspublisher.common.print.pdf.ABPPdfDocument.addPage(
at com.idsscheer.aris.businesspublisher.common.print.ABPStandardModelPrintPDF.printModel(
at com.idsscheer.aris.businesspublisher.logic.context.print.ABPPrintContext.printModel(
at org.apache.jsp.layouts.default_.print_005fpdf_jsp._jspService(
at org.apache.jasper.runtime.HttpJspBase.service(
at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(

2009-05-01T13:36:28,531 Error - org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServletWrapper.handleJspException
ERROR  Version
org.apache.jasper.JasperException: Java heap space
at org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServletWrapper.handleJspException(
at org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServletWrapper.service(
at org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServlet.serviceJspFile(
at org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServlet.service(
at javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet.service(




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 For Windows 2003 Where Publisher and Apache are Installed Manually Following <Note 761144.1> Unable to Install BPA Business Process Publisher On Windows 2003
 Non-Windows 2003 Installation on Apache Following the Installation Guide
 Installation on Oracle Application Server Following the Installation Guide

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