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Java Interpreter options

Natraj Gudla
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Joined: Feb 09, 2003
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I was facing a OutOfMemoryError(no stack trace available) error in my application.
I read it from one of the sites that using java -Xmx option we can increase the size.Hence i used the -Xmx100m option and could solve my problem.
I want to have a clear understanding abt the -X option especially applicable to my case (increasing the memory).what actually it does , and its robustness.
Barry Gaunt
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