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Bug 257405 - OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded
Summary: OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded
Status: NEW
Alias: None
Product: platform
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Lookup (show other bugs)
Version: 8.1
Hardware: All All
: P3 normal (vote)
Assignee: Jaroslav Havlin
Depends on:
Reported: 2016-01-05 07:23 UTC by crinus
Modified: 2016-01-05 07:23 UTC (History)
0 users

See Also:
Issue Type: DEFECT
Exception Reporter: 221973

stacktrace (861 bytes, text/plain)
2016-01-05 07:23 UTC, crinus

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Description crinus 2016-01-05 07:23:19 UTC
Build: NetBeans IDE 8.1 (Build 201510222201)
VM: Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM, 25.40-b25, Java(TM) SE Runtime Environment, 1.8.0_40-b26
OS: Windows 8

User Comments:
crinus: I was trying to compile a project. This project is classical Java, which runs on top of Glassfish. Glassfish is configured as a server in Netbeans. 

I'd really be glad to have any kind of feedback. Working on a project so this is not a hobby for me. (Yeah, I know, who would want to have unstable IDE, but yes, am truly very interested in getting this sorted out! :)

I've had the similar kind for as long as I have run Netbeans. Now I am running 8.1
so I thought these wouldn't occur. I've had a few thoughts of my own, this is simply a hunch; one thing is that these GC overhead would be caused by the parsers, who are reading source code. I don't know whether NB places emphasis on which project is currently being "worked on", or do all of the background scanning functions take place for all projects regardless of state ? 
I got 2 projects mounted, since we're making a client-server single-page web app with a Java server. The "non-Java" part (client) thus contains a lot of source files and

java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded
   at java.lang.SecurityManager.checkPackageAccess(
   at java.lang.ClassLoader$
   at java.lang.ClassLoader$
   at java.lang.ClassLoader.checkPackageAccess(
   at org.netbeans.core.TimableEventQueue.createSelfSampler(
Comment 1 crinus 2016-01-05 07:23:22 UTC
Created attachment 158003 [details]