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SnapCenter for Oracle error GC overheadlimit exceeded

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Applies to

  • SnapCenter
  • SnapCenter Plug-in for Oracle (SCO)
  • Java


  • Intermittent errors resemble the following issue below can happen during any part of the backup or resource discovery process

DEBUG UQuis-vsolp33p c.n.o.c.s.d.DatabaseConfigurationService - failed to completemethod switchArchiveLog  with JVM free memory 1.7 GB and used memory 296.3MB.
ERROR UQuis-vsolp33p c.n.o.c.s.d.DatabaseConfigurationService - An exception thrownduring the execution of method switchArchiveLog and the exception message isnull.

java.lang.reflect.UndeclaredThrowableException: null

  • The GUI and logs may produce the following

Activity 'End Quiesce Database AndBackup Of Control Files' failed with error: Resource(<server>\<database>) failed with error (PL-SCO-20005:Unquiescing of database failed with error java.rmi.ServerError: Error occurredin server thread; nested exception is: java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: GC overheadlimit exceeded.)






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