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Error "Insufficient memory for the Java Runtime Environment" Refreshing Extracts


Published: 17 Jun 2014
Last Modified Date: 20 Jul 2018

Issue

When performing a data extract refresh on a virtual machine (VM), the following error occurs:
 
"There is insufficient memory for the Java Runtime Environment to continue.
Native memory allocation (malloc) failed to allocate 398800 bytes for Chunk::new"

Environment

  • Tableau Server
  • Virtual Machine

Resolution

Increase the minimum size of the paging file.

Cause

Paging file size is too low.
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