How to allocate more memory to the Tomcat application.

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Issue/Introduction

Description:

Tomcat comes installed by default with a memory allocation of 512M, users may want to increase this memory due to high load.

Solution:

Search for the $NX_ROOT/NX.env variable:
@NX_JAVA_OPTIONS=-Djava.net.preferIPv4Stack=false -Xms64M -Xmx512M

Change the -Xmx setting, and save the NX.env; fe. to allocate 1024M set:
@NX_JAVA_OPTIONS=-Djava.net.preferIPv4Stack=false -Xms64M -Xmx1024M

You will have to restart servicedesk to activate the new setting.

Environment

Release:
Component: ARGIS