Connect to Play Framework


Play 2.2+ - Production mode

  • Locate the run script of your play application.It will generally be at {app_folder}/bin/{app_name}
  • Locate the line: declare -a java_args
  • Add the following immediately after it:java_args=( "${java_args[@]}" "-agentlib:TakipiAgent" )
  • Restart the application.
  • Test the installation - head back to app.overops.com and click .
    If the connecting process was successful, you will get a "Monitoring" message next to your JVM.
  • Throw an exception, or make sure your application throws exceptions.

Play 2.2 - Debug mode (Linux / macOS)

  • Locate build under {play dir}/bin.
  • Add the following line just before the java execution linePLAY_OPTS="$PLAY_OPTS -agentlib:TakipiAgent"
  • Run play in debug mode - play run
  • Test the installation - head back to app.overops.com and click .
    If the connecting process was successful, you will get a "Monitoring" message next to your JVM.
  • Throw an exception, or make sure your application throws exceptions.

Play 2.2 - Debug mode (Windows)

  • Locate build.bat under {play dir}\bin.
  • Add the following line just before the java execution lineset PLAY_OPTS=%PLAY_OPTS% -agentlib:TakipiAgent
  • Run play in debug mode - play run
  • Test the installation - head back to app.overops.com and click .
    If the connecting process was successful, you will get a "Monitoring" message next to your JVM.
  • Throw an exception, or make sure your application throws exceptions.

Play 2.0 - Debug mode (Linux / macOS)

  • Locate build under {play dir}/bin.
  • Add the following line just before the java execution lineJAVA_OPTS="$JAVA_OPTS -agentlib:TakipiAgent"
  • Run play in debug mode - play run
  • Test the installation - head back to app.overops.com and click .
    If the connecting process was successful, you will get a "Monitoring" message next to your JVM.
  • Throw an exception, or make sure your application throws exceptions.

Play 2.0 - Debug mode (Windows)

  • Locate build.bat under {play dir}\bin.
  • Add the following line just before the java execution lineset JAVA_OPTS=%JAVA_OPTS% -agentlib:TakipiAgent
  • Run play in debug mode - play run
  • Test the installation - head back to app.overops.com and click .
    If the connecting process was successful, you will get a "Monitoring" message next to your JVM.
  • Throw an exception, or make sure your application throws exceptions.

Play 2.3 - Debug mode

  • Run play in debug mode - activator run -J-agentlib:TakipiAgent
  • Test the installation - head back to app.overops.com and click .
    If the connecting process was successful, you will get a "Monitoring" message next to your JVM.
  • Throw an exception, or make sure your application throws exceptions.
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