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1496562 - How do you eliminate memory leaks with the Crystal Reports for Eclipse 2.0 ReportViewerBean?


  • Crystal Reports for Eclipse 2.0 used to develop a desktop Crystal Reports Java SDK desktop application.
  • The com.crystaldecisions.ReportViewer.ReportViewerBean Java Applet class used to display Crystal Reports.
  • ReportViewerBean stop and destroy methods are being invoked after use, and all references to the class instance nulled.
  • The ReportViewerBean does not get garbage-collected, but remains in memory.


Member properties associated with the com.businessobjects.crystalreports.viewer.applet.PrintControlsPanel are not being correctly dereferenced.


Issue has been tracked under tracking number ADAPT01326451.

To resolve, install Crystal Reports for Eclipse 2.0 Update 4 or higher, and update Crystal Reports Java 2.0 libraries to Update 4 or higher.


KBA , BI-DEV-JAV , BI Software Development Kits (SDKs) - Java , Bug Filed


Crystal Reports, version for Eclipse 2.0