Jun 1, 2010

Using jconsole on a Solaris with a JDK 1.5.x

For using the jconsole tool from the 1.5 JDK a special system property must be
set when starting the VM for a local connection:

A full documentation is here for JDK 1.6 it is here

An insecure remote configuration would be:

-Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote.port=5555 -Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote.authenticate=false -Dcom.sun.management.jmxremote.ssl=false

This disables the default usage of SSL and the password  check.