Offline profiling and triggers

Monday, March 29, 2010 | Posted by

In the screencast below, I explain how to automate profiling with offline profiling and triggers, so that you do not have to use the JProfiler GUI for profiling and can analyze profiling results later on.

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  1. Is it possible to open HPROF file with JProfiler and analyse it (e.g. use the heap walker)? What are the steps in this case?

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  2. Yes, you can open it with "Session->Open snapshot" in the JProfiler GUI. The file should have an .hprof extension.

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  3. There are two fundamentally different ways to profile an application with JProfiler: By default, you profile with the JProfiler GUI attached.

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