Not able to run more builds.

Server : Aws linux instance with m3.large with 7.5 GB

Error Log:

Java HotSpot(TM) 64-Bit Server VM warning: INFO: os::commit_memory(0x0000000747660000, 2023358464, 0) failed; error='Cannot allocate memory' (errno=12)
# There is insufficient memory for the Java Runtime Environment to continue.
# Native memory allocation (mmap) failed to map 2023358464 bytes for committing reserved memory.
# An error report file with more information is saved as:
# /media/build_server/software/bamboo/Bamboo/xml-data/build-dir/GT-AMITESTDEVCI-S2JOB1/hs_err_pid32425.log
Failing task since return code of [/media/build_server/software/maven/apache-maven-3.2.5/bin/mvn --batch-mode clean install -Dgit.branch=0.3.651 -Denv=amitest] was 1 while expected 0
Parsing test results under /media/build_server/software/bamboo/Bamboo/xml-data/build-dir/GT-AMITESTDEVCI-S2JOB1...
Finished task 'Build code' with result: Failed

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Jeremy Owen Atlassian Team Oct 17, 2017

Looks like there's not enough available memory on the build server for Maven to allocate 2GB for it's JVM. 

Here's a few options:

  • Increase the amount of memory available on the build server
  • Reduce the memory footprint of other processes on the system so there's more overhead
  • Reduce the amount of memory allocated to Maven via the MAVEN_OPTS environment variable. e.g.
    • MAVEN_OPTS="-Xms256m -Xmx1024m"
      • Xms = Initial memory allocation
      • Xmx = Maximum memory allocation

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