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java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space

ganesan ayyanu

Joined: Oct 26, 2011
Posts: 3

org.apache.catalina.core.StandardWrapperValve invoke
SEVERE: Servlet.service() for servlet action threw exception
java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space..........

how to solve this problem this type of error coming in console and as a jsp page.....if i want to change any settings....................
Tim Holloway
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Joined: Jun 25, 2001
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You need to increase Tomcat's VM memory limits, especially the one controlled by the "-xMx" option.

A good way to do that is to create a file named TOMCAT_HOME/bin/ or TOMCAT_HOME\bin\setenv.bat and put a JAVA_OPTS assignment statement in it.

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