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From "Shapira, Yoav" <>
Subject RE: Tomcat 4.1 ignoring -Xmx params
Date Tue, 28 Jan 2003 16:56:38 GMT
I've never had that problem, and I use (and test) -Xms and -Xmx with
every tomcat release.  However, I only test the platforms I care about
-- Linux and Solaris -- and so I can't vouch for Windows...

Yoav Shapira
Millennium ChemInformatics

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Christian Cryder []
>Sent: Tuesday, January 28, 2003 11:49 AM
>To: Tomcat-User
>Subject: Tomcat 4.1 ignoring -Xmx params
>Hey folks, has anyone observed scenarios where Tomcat appears to ignore
>the -Xmx param? We are running 4.1 as a service on Win 2000 Pro, and
>manually uninstalled/reinstalled the tomcat service as follows:
>to uninstall:
>tomcat.exe -uninstall "Apache Tomcat 4.1"
>to install:
>tomcat -install "Apache Tomcat 4.1"
>"E:\sun\j2sdk1.4.1_01\jre\bin\client\jvm.dll" -Xmx256m -Xms128m -
>.path="D:\Program Files\Apache Group\Tomcat
>4.1\bin\bootstrap.jar" -Dcatalina.home="D:\Program Files\Apache
>4.1" -Djava.endorsed.dirs="D:\Program Files\Apache Group\Tomcat
>4.1\common\endorsed" -start
>org.apache.catalina.startup.BootstrapService -params start -stop
>org.apache.catalina.startup.BootstrapService -params stop -out
>Files\Apache Group\Tomcat 4.1\logs\stdout.log" -err "D:\Program
>Group\Tomcat 4.1\logs\stderr.log"
>What we are seeing here is that everything seems to work just fine, but
>Tomcat does not seem to stop at the 256m max that we are requesting? Is
>to be expected? Or are we doing something stupid?
>Thanks much,
>Christian Cryder []
>Internet Architect,
>Barracuda -
>"Coffee? I could quit anytime, just not today"
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