JEP 141: Increase the Client VM's Default Heap Size

Michael Bien mbien at
Wed Feb 22 12:28:02 UTC 2012

  On 02/22/2012 12:48 AM, mark.reinhold at wrote:
> Posted:
> - Mark
additional risks:
  - JVM may not be able to start
  - could contribute to the false impression that java requires a lot of 
memory to run (JVMs usually don't like to give memory back to the OS 
once its in use)

best regards,


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