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2122650 - Hana Server Crashes with 'Composite limit violation (OUT OF MEMORY) occurred' in SPS 08


  • After upgrading to SAP HANA SPS 08, servers are crashing with Out of Memory errors.
  • Entries are written into the trace files similar to this:
Information about current memory composite-limit violation:

Composite limit violation (OUT OF MEMORY) occurred.

Composite limit=0

Failed to allocate 448 byte.
Current callstack:

1: 0x00007f4f0efaf9b0 in MemoryManager::LimitInfo::incrementLimitRelevantUsage(unsigned long)+0x150 at AllocatorImpl.cpp:982 (

2: 0x00007f4f0efec20d in MemoryManager::checkExplicitAllocatorLimits(unsigned long, ltt::allocator_statistics&, ltt::allocator_statistics*)+0xc9 at MemoryPool.cpp:305 (

3: 0x00007f4f0efe75ec in MemoryManager::MemoryPool::allocate(unsigned long, unsigned short, ltt::allocator_statistics&, bool&, bool, void const*)+0x368 at MemoryPool.cpp:1352 (

4: 0x00007f4f0f006e4f in MemoryManager::PoolAllocator::allocateNoThrowImpl(unsigned long, void const*)+0x6b at PoolAllocator.cpp:1041 (



HANA DB 1.0 SPS 08.


SAP HANA, platform edition all versions


KBA , HAN-DB , SAP HANA Database , Problem

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