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E-WL: WebLogic 8.1 and 9.2: WebLogic Server Runs Out of Memory with Message "java.lang.OutOfMemoryError" when Users View Large Attachments (Doc ID 942772.1)

Last updated on JANUARY 30, 2022

Applies to:

PeopleSoft Enterprise PT PeopleTools - Version 8.44 to 8.49 [Release 8.4]
Information in this document applies to any platform.


WebLogic is running out of memory in environments where users are frequently uploading and viewing large attachments.

The specific "Out Of Memory" message, that is logged, will vary depending on the platform:

On Windows and Linux platforms, you may see a message similar to this, in file PIA_weblogic.log:

If verbose garbage collection is enabled (see document 759137.1), it also shows that plenty of the heap is available at time of "out of memory" error.


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