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Monitor application in Linux using Jconsole

GauravComviva Goyal

Joined: Jan 09, 2011
Posts: 1
Hi All,

I am running my web application on tomcat on linux environment. I want to monitor and tune my application using Jconsole.
The URL for my application is

Please suggest how to use Jconsole.

Thanks & Regards
Joe Ess

Joined: Oct 29, 2001
Posts: 8997

Using JConsole to Monitor Applications
Note that you don't use the HTTP URL for the application. You have to enable JMX and specify a port number in the server JVM to enable remote monitoring.

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Kees Jan Koster
JavaMonitor Support

Joined: Mar 31, 2009
Posts: 251
Dear Gaurav,

You can also hook up your application to Java-monitor ( . That will show you memory use, database connection pools and other resources.

Kees Jan

Java-monitor, JVM monitoring made easy <- right here on Java Ranch
Shashank Ag
Ranch Hand

Joined: Dec 22, 2009
Posts: 88

I don't know about about Jconsole, but Infrared ( is also one easy freeware performance monitoring tool.
You will be amazed by statistics it produces.

SCJP 91%, SCWCD 97%
I agree. Here's the link:
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