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From Paul McMahan <>
Subject Re: OutOfMemoryException while redeploying WAR
Date Wed, 25 Apr 2007 15:35:26 GMT
Maybe you are referring to this issue in tomcat:

If so then that classloader leak was attributed to how log4j was used  
by the application.

Best wishes,

On Apr 25, 2007, at 11:19 AM, wrote:

> You're correct. But there's been a lot of discussion surrounding  
> this issue in the Tomcat forums. Maybe it's because the  
> ClassLoaders don't get GC'ed correctly, but when Tomcat reloads an  
> app, the class data seems to never get GC'ed. The same issue was  
> found with Jetty, so it seems to be a VM issue.

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