Iced Tea in Crete 2012:Building custom profiles
|Building custom profiles|
Kirk Pepperdine explained some benefits of writing custom profilers to be able to extract the most relevant information out of the profiler with minimal impact on the system. Kirk demonstrated a "conditional thread dumper" as an example for such an custom profiler.
Thomas Darimont demonstrated the Hotspot Debugger (HSDB) which ships with the latest Versions of JDK 6 / JDK 7.
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Tools which leverage the features of the HotSpots Serviceability Agent - like Hotspot Debugger HSDB (July/August 2012) http://www.oraclejavamagazine-digital.com/javamagazine/20120708?pg=41#pg41