DS-5: OUT OF MEMORY ERROR
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The following error is observed when DS-5 Debugger runs out of heap memory:
Out of memory error. Please report to your local support representatives
This problem is often caused by a lack of memory when running the application. Both DS-5 Debugger and Eclipse IDE are implemented using JavaTM technology and the virtual machine needs to allocate a large contiguous area of virtual address space for the heap. The maximum heap size is set at start-up by configuration files.
Try increasing the maximum Java heap size by editing the following files:
Note that the files are installed as read-only files. You might have to change the access permissions before you can edit them.
Some releases of DS-5 Debugger attempt to allocate a fixed 768MB
sized heap. This is indicated by a line containing
Other releases specify the heap size as a fraction of the
available physical memory size. This is indicated by a line
Alternatively you can restrict the quantity of debug information by stripping the images and shared objects that you do not need to debug.
Last Reviewed: Saturday, June 26, 2010
of your data.