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2067076 - RAM or RAO crashed with " java.lang.OutOfMemoryError ... " - SRS


  • When replicating a huge transaction containing a lot of "unitext" data or configured with enable lr_parallel_scan, the SAP Replication Agent crashes with:

java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: GC overhead limit exceeded

  • SAP Replication Agent for MSSQL (RAM) or SAP Replication Agent for Oracle (RAO) on Windows is unable to allocate more than 1GB JAVA memory even after RA_JAVA_MAX_MEM was increased to 6GB in the RUN file.
  • RepAgent has not been started with a 64 bit JVM



  • SAP Replication Server Option (RSO) for Microsoft SQL Server 15.7.1 on Windows 2008R2
  • SAP Replication Server Option (RSO) for Oracle 15.7.1 on Windows 2008R2
  • SAP Replicaiton Agent for Microsoft (RAM)
  • SAP Replication Agent for Oralce (RAO)


SAP Replication Server, option for Oracle all versions ; SAP Sybase Replication Server 15.7, option for Microsoft SQL Server


Heterogeneous, Rep Agent, JVM, memory, sybase, RA_JAVA_MAX_MEM, JAVA_HOME, SAP_NATIVE , KBA , BC-SYB-REP , Sybase Replication Server (standalone) , Problem

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