Starting the P6 Managed Server Fails With: "Error Occurred During Initialization of VM" (Doc ID 1985360.1)

Last updated on JULY 19, 2017

Applies to:

Primavera P6 Enterprise Project Portfolio Management - Version 8.1.1.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

On: Primavera P6 EPPM 8.x

When attempting to install and configure the P6 EPPM domain, the start of the server fails with the following error (visible in the EPPM configuration log):

ERROR
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Error occurred during initialization of VM
Unable to allocate xxxxKB card tables for parallel garbage collection for the requested xxxxxxxxKB heap.
Error: Could not create the Java Virtual Machine.
Error: A fatal exception has occurred. Program will exit.
Stopping Derby server...
Derby server stopped.

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Cause

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