Eclipse Java Heap Memory size

Getting the Out of Memory error when running eclipse? Increase heap space using

eclipse -vmargs -Xmx<memory size>

but how do you do this in OSX? Surprisingly difficult to find out how to do this in OSX, but here it is:

If you are using Mac OS X, and launch eclipse using the Finder, the eclipse.ini in eclipse folder doesn’t have any effect. You need to open the Eclipse package (right click, show package content), open the Max OS folder, and edit the eclipse ini located there.

Advertisements

Leave a comment

No comments yet.

Comments RSS TrackBack Identifier URI

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s