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From Peter Davison <>
Subject Re: java compilation out of memory problem
Date Fri, 06 Jul 2001 12:40:25 GMT
Use "jikes" instead.

You can find it here:

You will need to set a property in your build.xml file:
 <property name="build.compiler" value="jikes"/>


Thus spake "Ming-Fang Wang" <> on Fri, 06 Jul 2001  7:26 -0500:

MW> Hi,
MW> I run javac task on Ant to compile about 1250 java files. It starts
MW> fine, but after compiling several java programs ( about 20 of them) I
MW> got a run-out-of-memory error. The message also suggests using a
MW> switch  -J-mx<nmbs>. I cannot find any document mentioning such a
MW> switch. Has any one encountered such a situation and got a solution to
MW> this problem?
MW> Thanks.
MW> -Ming

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