JDK 8 Metaspace tuning for JBoss EAP

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  • Looking for guidelines on tuning the metaspace in Java 8. Specifically looking for recommendations on the MaxMetaspaceSize flag.
  • Where does Metaspace stores the information? Is it in the heap?


  • Oracle JDK or OpenJDK
    • 8
  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 6.x
    • 7.x

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