On 28 Mar 2009, at 09:37, Jon Warbrick wrote:
> I suspect that the UK federation metadata has just grown to the
> point where the default Java memory allocation is insufficient to
> process it.
Very likely, we're up to 811 entities now and still growing.
> For the Sun Java I'm using, adding '-Xmx128m' directly after
> '$JAVACMD' on the last line of the metadatatool script should have
> doubled the memory allocation and seems to have fixed the problem,
> at least for now.
> I suspect that a number of IdPs in the UK may have this problem this
Interestingly, my own 1.3 systems seem not to have tripped over
this... but I suspect that this is just due to variations in the exact
version of Java in use, etc. It's probably just a matter of time.
I will arrange for a notification to the technical contacts list to go
out later today. Thanks for pointing this out.