Installation

This document details how to download and install the Java agent. Before installing the agent, review the Java agent requirements below.

Requirements

The nerd.vision java agent requires:

  • java 1.7+

Manual Agent

  1. Download the latest agent here
  2. Add this command to the java arguments
-javaagent:/full/path/to/nerdvision.jar=api.key=[API_KEY]

Replace the [API_KEY] (including the []) with your api key found here

A full list of versions can be seen here

Maven

  1. The agent is available in maven central here

Configuration

To see what options are available for configuring the agent see Configuration

What's next?

After you install the agent, here are some suggestions for what to do next:

  • Login to debugger and create a workspace for your app.
  • Set a breakpoint on a line of real code (not comments) by clicking in the gutter.
  • Execute an action in the app that will cause the breakpoint to fire and a snapshot should arrive.
  • Look at the snapshot to see what live data from you app looks like.
  • Debug all your apps!

Need more help?

  • Contact Support on support@nerd.vision