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Pipelines Exceeded Memory Limit - Container exceeded memory limit Edited

Kevin Stueber I'm New Here Mar 25, 2019

Hello,

I'm having increasingly common issues with build failures using Bitbucket Pipelines. While this used to happen only occasionally, it is now happening on nearly every build.

The issue always occurs on:

brunch build --production

 

Error is:

Container 'docker' exceeded memory limit.

 

Here's my bitbucket-pipelines.yml for reference:

 

pipelines:
default:
- step:
name: Deploy to ECS
deployment: production
image: atlassian/pipelines-awscli
size: 2x
services:
- docker
script:
- export AWS_DEFAULT_REGION=${AWS_REGION}
- export AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID=${AWS_ACCESS_KEY_ID}
- export AWS_SECRECT_ACCESS_KEY=${AWS_SECRECT_ACCESS_KEY}

- export IMAGE_NAME="${BITBUCKET_REPO_SLUG}:${BITBUCKET_BUILD_NUMBER}"

- export ECS_CLUSTER_NAME=${BITBUCKET_REPO_SLUG}
- export ECS_SERVICE_NAME=${BITBUCKET_REPO_SLUG}
- export ECS_TASK_NAME=${BITBUCKET_REPO_SLUG}

- docker build -t "${IMAGE_NAME}"
--build-arg MIX_ENV=${MIX_ENV}
--build-arg ... more args ...
.

- ECR_REPO="us-east-1.amazonaws.com"/"${IMAGE_NAME}"
- echo ${ECR_REPO}
- docker tag "${IMAGE_NAME}" "${ECR_REPO}"

- eval $(aws ecr get-login --no-include-email --region ${AWS_REGION})

- docker push "us-east-1.amazonaws.com"/"${IMAGE_NAME}"
- aws ecs list-clusters | grep "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}" || aws ecs create-cluster --cluster-name "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}"

- export TASK_VERSION=$(aws ecs register-task-definition
--family "${ECS_TASK_NAME}"
--container-definitions
'[{"name":"'"${BITBUCKET_REPO_SLUG}"'","image":"'"${ECR_REPO}"'","memory":512,"entryPoint":[],"portMappings":[{"hostPort":80,"protocol":"tcp","containerPort":4000}]}]'
| jq --raw-output '.taskDefinition.revision')
- echo "Registered ECS Task Definition:" "${TASK_VERSION}"
- aws ecs list-services --cluster "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}" | grep "${ECS_SERVICE_NAME}" || aws ecs create-service --service-name "${ECS_SERVICE_NAME}" --cluster "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}" --task-definition "${ECS_TASK_NAME}" --desired-count 1
- aws ecs update-service --cluster "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}" --service "${ECS_SERVICE_NAME}" --task-definition "${ECS_TASK_NAME}:${TASK_VERSION}"
- export TASK_ARN=$(aws ecs list-tasks --cluster "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}" | jq --raw-output '.taskArns[0]')
- aws ecs stop-task --task $TASK_ARN --cluster "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}"
- aws ecs run-task --cluster "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}" --task-definition "${ECS_CLUSTER_NAME}":"${TASK_VERSION}"
definitions:
service:
docker:
image: bitwalker/alpine-elixir-phoenix:latest

 

Any help or insight is greatly appreciated!

Kevin

 

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Jeroen De Raedt Atlassian Team Mar 26, 2019

Hi @Kevin Stueber ,

try bumping the memory that is allocated to Docker: https://confluence.atlassian.com/bitbucket/run-docker-commands-in-bitbucket-pipelines-879254331.html#RunDockercommandsinBitbucketPipelines-Dockermemorylimits

 

So specifically, something like this: 

definitions:
  services:
    docker:
      memory: 2048 
Kevin Stueber I'm New Here Mar 27, 2019

Thanks, @Jeroen De Raedt

That solved the issue. I appreciate the help!

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