Shib IdP 2.4.4 Issue

Mark Boyce Mark.Boyce at
Mon May 18 15:52:58 EDT 2015

The metadata for has expired... This happens periodically and it appears that there are issues generating "long lived" metadata...


-----Original Message-----
From: users [mailto:users-bounces at] On Behalf Of Tom Scavo
Sent: Monday, May 18, 2015 12:43 PM
To: Shib Users
Subject: Re: Shib IdP 2.4.4 Issue

On Mon, May 18, 2015 at 3:39 PM, James McCartin <jmccartin at> wrote:
> After I set the log options to DEBUG I found the following in the log when Shibboleth stops working:
> 17:19:52.210 - DEBUG [org.opensaml.saml2.metadata.provider.AbstractReloadingMetadataProvider:267] - Error occurred while attempting to refresh metadata from ''
> java.lang.OutOfMemoryError: Java heap space

Well, I don't know about that heap space error but that metadata location was phased out over a year ago. The *real* metadata location is documented here:

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