The garbage collection log includes details related to each occurrence of garbage collection, such as a timestamp and the change in heap memory.

Edit the following properties in the PA_HOME/bin/ file on Linux systems or the PA_HOME\bin\run.bat file on Windows systems to configure garbage collection properties.
Property Description
GC_FILE="<filename>" Specifies the location of the garbage collection log. Comment out this line to disable garbage collection logging.
GC_FILE_COUNT="<count>" Specifies the number of garbage collection files to retain before rotating.
GC_FILE_SIZE="<size>" Specifies the maximum size for garbage collection files.