Repetead full GCs for a period of time, Not increasing HEAP size (Doc ID 982902.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 05, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle JRockit - Version: R27.6 and later   [Release: JRockit and later ]
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Each day for about 20 minutes, one of the cpus gets pegged to 100%.
The gc logs show that every 10s, a Full GC is performed due to Heap too full.
Eventually it gets out of this loop.

Cause

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