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From: Adam Carter <Adam.Carter@×××××××××.au>
To: "gentoo-user@l.g.o" <gentoo-user@l.g.o>
Subject: [gentoo-user] jre memory heap size issue
Date: Wed, 22 Apr 2009 01:53:11
1 I have set -Xmx256m using the Java control panel GUI, and;
2 sphinx jre # pgrep -lf java
3 8949 /opt/sun-jdk- -Xmx256m -Xbootclasspath/a:/opt/sun-jdk- -classpath /opt/sun-jdk- -Djnlpx.vmargs=-Xmx256m -Djnlpx.jvm=/opt/sun-jdk- -Djnlpx.splashport=42982 -Djnlpx.home=/opt/sun-jdk- -Djnlpx.remove=false -Djnlpx.offline=false -Djnlpx.relaunch=true -Djnlpx.heapsize=67108864,268435456 -DtrustProxy=true -Xverify:remote com.sun.javaws.Main file:///tmp/idm.jnlp
4 sphinx jre #
5 And i have restarted firefox, but when i try to run the app it still complains about the memory size. the -Xmx256m tweak recommended by the app vendor works in windows, and IIRC it also worked on my old x86 machine. The current machine is a newly built amd64. Any ideas on what's wrong?