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Forge error: "XMLInputStream::instantiate: could not instantiate..." When Dimensions XML File Reaches Around 2 GB in Size (Doc ID 2268318.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 24, 2019

Applies to:

Oracle Commerce Guided Search / Oracle Commerce Experience Manager - Version 6.1.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


One of the dimension XML files in our Forge pipeline has reached a size of approximately 1.8 GB, and we have found the total size of all dimensions XML files to be close to 2 GB.  Forge has started failing with the following error:


Reducing the size of the large dimensions XML file by removing unnecessary dimensions allows Forge to complete, but it eventually fails again as soon as it reaches about 2 GB in size.
XML formatting was validated, there was no issue with the XML format.

How can this error be avoided?



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