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Blog Archive for emcmanus during June 2005

This article by D J Walker-Morgan covers how to use JConsole to see VM information, and especially how to write an MBean and attach JConsole to check it out. The only weird thing is the idea of calling a class WatchMeMBean and the corresponding MBean interface WatchMeMBeanMBean. I think I'd have used WatchMeManager and WatchMeManagerMBean.
We've posted a detailed set of guidelines for using the JMX API, the result of several years' experience with it. Starting from the JMX Technology Home Page at http://java.sun.com/jmx, you can now find a link "JMX Best Practices" in the navigation bar at the left, leading you to the detailed best practices document. This covers many basic and advanced topics, such as how to name MBeans, how to...
I'm the Specification Lead for Java Management Extensions (JMX) technology and I expect to be talking about it quite a bit in this blog. The JMX API is part of the core Java platform as of Tiger (5.0). It was defined by JSRs 3 (for the local part) and 160 (for the remote part), and continues to evolve through JSRs 255 (JMX API 2.0) and 262 (Web Services Connector for JMX Agents). What does all...