Connect with Eclipse

The OverOps Agent runs on the JVM. You can launch the JVM with OverOps, using various launchers. When launching the JVM with Eclipse, follow the instructions of the relevant debug configuration:

Java/Scala Application

Tomcat Plugin

Glassfish Plugin

JBoss Plugin

 

Java/Scala Application

To launch the JVM using Java Application:

  1. From Eclipse, open Debug Configuration.
  2. From the Arguments tab, in the VM arguments box, add -agentlib:TakipiAgent
  3. Click Apply.
  4. Start the application you want OverOps to monitor.
  5. Test the installation: From the OverOps web application dashboard, click Add Server. From the dialog box, click Next and then click Test Installation.

    When the connection is established, the JVM status is 'Monitoring'.

  6. Test that your application throws exceptions.
 

Tomcat Plugin

To launch the JVM using Tomcat:

  1. From Eclipse, open Debug Configurations.
  2. Select Apache Tomcat > <Your Tomcat configuration>.
  3. From the Arguments tab, in the VM arguments box, add -agentlib:TakipiAgent
  4. Click Apply.
  5. Restart Tomcat.
  6. Test the installation: From the OverOps web application dashboard, click Add Server. From the dialog box, click Next and then click Test Installation.

    When the connection is established, the JVM status is 'Monitoring'.

  7. Test that your application throws exceptions.

 

Glassfish Plugin

To launch the JVM using Glassfish:

  1. From Eclipse, open Debug Configurations.
  2. Select Glassfish Application Server > <Your Glassfish configuration>.
  3. From the Arguments tab, in the VM arguments box, add -agentlib:TakipiAgent
  4. Click Apply.
  5. Restart Glassfish.
  6. Test the installation: From the OverOps web application dashboard, click Add Server. From the dialog box, click Next and then click Test Installation.

    When the connection is established, the JVM status is 'Monitoring'.

  7. Test that your application throws exceptions.

 

JBoss Plugin

To launch the JVM using JBoss:

  1. From Eclipse, open the Servers window.
  2. Double-click the Wildfly (JBoss) server and then click Open launch configuration.
  3. From the Arguments tab, in the VM arguments box, add -agentlib:TakipiAgent
  4. Click OK.
  5. Restart JBoss.
  6. Test the installation: From the OverOps web application dashboard, click Add Server. From the dialog box, click Next and then click Test Installation.

    When the connection is established, the JVM status is 'Monitoring'.

  7. Test that your application throws exceptions.

 

 

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