Description of problem:
A customer reported that their system often encountered OutOfMemoryError and/or Full GC issue caused by Metaspace. The customer reported the issue as JDK-8217432 with a proposed fix and the fix has been incorporated in the upstream. They request backporting the fix to RHEL 7 java-1.8.0-openjdk package.
Version-Release number of selected component (if applicable):
The customer is currently using java-1.8.0-openjdk-188.8.131.52-3.b12.el7_3.x86_64.rpm on RHEL 7.2
Steps to Reproduce / How reproducible:
N/A (They do not have a confirmed procedure to reproduce this issue, but their system often encountered OutOfMemoryError due to this)
I'll get this into the RPMs.
Since the problem described in this bug report should be
resolved in a recent advisory, it has been closed with a
resolution of ERRATA.
For information on the advisory, and where to find the updated
files, follow the link below.
If the solution does not work for you, open a new bug report.