db-derby-user mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Sizhong Liu <tox...@gmail.com>
Subject Why derby will be slow down?
Date Mon, 03 May 2010 08:18:50 GMT

I use derby in my application.  There is no complicated technologies to be
used, only 2- or 3-tiers architecture: derby+ibatis+J2EE/Java application.
The Java application will run periodically some piece code every time. The
time costs for that about several hours.
Yes, there are over millions data in one table and computing in Java
application is also intensive.
What problem I have is, the application can run for the first time, but for
the second time, it can not been completed because that derby will be very
I try to configure "xms512m xmx1024m" memory to start derby. It give the
help but can still not solve the problem.
I guess it is related to the memory/page cash of derby. Maybe derby has not
released the enough memory for new search?
I want to only make clear what is the root cause of it and then we can make
further decision.  Is it possible to select the data for a very long time
because of the derby nature? Or it is sure that the bottleneck can be


View raw message