IBM Content Navigator (ICN)

Java.lang.Outofmemoryerror Error while Deploying IBM Content Navigator

December 31, 2019

When you try to deploy IBM Content Navigator (ICN) on a WebSphere Application Server (WAS), deployment fails. The deployment failure usually occurs with WebSphere Application Server 7, but can also occur with other versions also.

Exception generated like; Java.lang.Outofmemoryerror error in console window of IBM Content Navigator configuration and deployment tool. Perform the any one of followings:

  1. First way is to increase heap size of wsadmin jvm before deploying ibm content navigator.

Run the following command to increase heap size of jvm.

./  -javaoption "-Xms1024m" -javaoption "-Xmx2048m" 

Than try to deploy the content navigator, it will be deployed successfully.

2. The second is way is to edit script and increase the heap size of jvm like;

  • Go to directory: /opt/WAS9/IBM/WebSphere/AppServer/bin/
  • Edit the script.
  • Increase the heap size.

Problem will be solved for content navigator successful deployment. For more details please go through these tech notes

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