Cassandra process fails with error "There Is Insufficient Memory For The Java Runtime Environment To Continue" (Doc ID 2063766.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 02, 2015

Applies to:

Linux OS - Version Oracle Linux 5.1 to Oracle Linux 6.6 [Release OL5U1 to OL6U6]
Linux x86-64
Linux x86

Symptoms

Cassandra fails to allocate memory for Java process. Below error is visible from /var/log/cassandra/system.log

Cause

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