The JMX API is being updated by JSR 255. That JSR is
currently planned to be part of Java SE 7, and some of the API
changes it defines have started to appear in JDK 7. So far, the
main one is a Query Language. Here's what that is and what it's
The JMX API has always included the idea of queries.
The idea is that you can tell the
queryNames method to...