"java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space" or Applet Hanging when Viewing Complex Files with AutoVue (Doc ID 753060.1)

Last updated on AUGUST 21, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle AutoVue Electro-Mechanical Professional - Version 20.0.0 to 20.1.0 [Release 20.0.0 to 20.1.0]
Oracle Autovue for Agile Product Lifecycle Management - Version 20.0.0 to 20.0.0 [Release 20.0.0]
Oracle AutoVue 3D Professional Advanced - Version 20.0.0 to 20.1.0 [Release 20.0.0 to 20.1.0]
Oracle AutoVue 2D Professional - Version 20.0.0 to 20.1.0 [Release 20.0.0 to 20.1.0]
Oracle AutoVue EDA Professional - Version 20.0.0 to 20.1.0 [Release 20.0.0 to 20.1.0]
Information in this document applies to any platform.
***Checked for relevance on June-17-2014***

Symptoms

Clients getting the error message "java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space" when viewing or doing a measurement on large files in AutoVue Client/Server Deployment. The AutoVue applet hangs with the message "Reading..." in the status bar. 

Cause

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