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E-Portal: WebLogic crashing with java.lang.OutOfMemoryError on thread "org.w3c.tidy" (Doc ID 2605720.1)

Last updated on SEPTEMBER 20, 2021

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.56 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.


WebLogic is shutting down randomly with out of memory errors when running a load test.

The heapdump it shows classes org.w3c.tidy.Tidy and org.w3c.tidy.Anchor are utilizing a large percentage of total memory. 


For example:

"org.w3c.tidy.Tidy" loaded by "weblogic.utils.classloaders.ChangeAwareClassLoader @ 0x681ff1818" occupies 4,678,108,024 (98.66%) bytes.


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