J Optimizer 2009 Agent Installation Notes

By: Mark Deckert

Abstract: J Optimizer Agent 2009 Installation Notes

    Embarcadero® J Optimizer™ 2009 Agent Installation

For updates to these notes, see http://dn.embarcadero.com/article/39332.

The Agent runs inside the Java virtual machine that is running the testing session and collects data.

    System Requirements

  • 512 MB RAM minimum (1 GB RAM recommended)
  • 150 MB hard disk space minimum, plus additional space during installation
  • Sun SolarisTM SPARC 10, Macintosh OS X Leopard (10.5), Microsoft® Windows™ XP Professional (SP3), Microsoft® Windows™ Vista 32-bit (SP1), Red Hat Enterprise Linux 4.0 or 5.0

    Installing J Optimizer 2009 Agent on Windows

To install J Optimizer 2009 Agent on Windows:

  1. Close all other running applications before installing J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  2. Insert DVD; or download the ESD and extract it to [JOptimizer2009RootDirectory]. The installation launcher opens. If the installation launcher does not open (or you are not installing from the DVD), open the DVD or navigate to [JOptimizer2009RootDirectory], double-click install_windows.exe.
  3. To begin installation, click J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  4. The Introduction screen appears.
  5. Read the information provided. Click Next.
  6. Accept the license agreement when prompted. Click Next.
  7. Accept the default or enter the directory where you want J Optimizer 2009 Agent installed. Click Next.
  8. Review the installation options that you have selected. If the options are correct, click Install to begin the installation.
  9. Wait for the progress bar to indicate that the install is complete. Click Done.

    Installing J Optimizer 2009 Agent on Mac

  1. Close all other running applications before installing J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  2. To start the installation launcher, insert DVD and open JOPTIMIZER2009 icon on the desktop, or
    download ESD and extract to [JOptimizer2009RootDirectory], open and double-click install_macosx icon.
  3. To begin installation, click J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  4. The Introduction screen appears.
  5. Read the information provided. Click Next.
  6. Accept the license agreement when prompted. Click Next.
  7. Accept the default or enter the directory where you want J Optimizer 2009 Agent installed. Click Next.
  8. Review the installation options that you have selected. If the options are correct, click Install to begin the installation.
  9. Wait for the progress bar to indicate that the install is complete. Click Done.

    Installing J Optimizer 2009 Agent on Linux

  1. Close all other running applications before installing J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  2. Insert the DVD; or download the ESD and extract it to [JOptimizer2009RootDirectory].
  3. To start the installation launcher:
    • If using the DVD, open JOPTIMIZER2009 icon on the GNOME desktop.

    • If the launcher doesn't open automatically, open the DVD and double-click install_linux.sh file to execute from Nautilus File Manager. Click Run.
    • If installing from the ESD, navigate to [JOptimizer2009RootDirectory] and enter ./install_linux.sh on the command line.

  4. To begin installation, click J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  5. The Introduction screen appears.
  6. Read the information provided. Click Next.
  7. Accept the license agreement when prompted. Click Next.
  8. Accept the default or enter the directory where you want J Optimizer 2009 Agent installed. Click Next.
  9. Review the installation options that you have selected. If the options are correct, click Install to begin the installation.
  10. Wait for the progress bar to indicate that the install is complete. Click Done.

    Installing J Optimizer 2009 Agent on Solaris

  1. Close all other running applications before installing J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  2. Insert the DVD; or download the ESD and extract it to [JOptimizer2009RootDirectory].
  3. To start the installation in GUI mode:
    • If using the DVD, open JOPTIMIZER2009 icon on the CDE desktop.
    • Double click on install.gui.mode.solaris.sh
    • If installing from the ESD, navigate to [JOptimizer2009RootDirectory] and enter ./install.gui.mode.solaris.sh on the command line.

  4. The Introduction screen appears.
  5. Read the information provided. Click Next.
  6. Accept the license agreement when prompted. Click Next.
  7. Accept the default or enter the directory where you want J Optimizer 2009Agent installed. Click Next.
  8. Review the installation options that you have selected. If the options are correct, click Install to begin the installation.
  9. Wait for the progress bar to indicate that the install is complete. Click Done.
  10. To start the installation in console mode:
    1. If using the DVD, in a console window, navigate to the DVD root directory, JOPTIMIZER2009 icon.
    2. Execute the command ./install.console.mode.solaris.sh console full_path_to_install, where full_path_to_install is the directory where J Optimizer Agent will be installed to.
    3. If installing from the ESD, navigate to [JOptimizer2009RootDirectory] and enter ./install.console.mode.solaris.sh console full_path_to_install, where full_path_to_install is the directory where J Optimizer Agent will be installed to.

    Integrating J Optimizer 2009 Agent with application servers

  1. Change directory to the bin directory of the J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  2. Run the integWizard.bat (on Windows) or integWizard.sh (on Macintosh, Linux and Solaris) tool to run the integration wizard.
  3. Enter the number that represents the server that you are using.
  4. Select the J Optimizer tool you want to use. For example: Profiler, Request Analyzer, Code Coverage, or Thread Debugger.
  5. Finish the integration.
  6. Run the J Optimizer integrated script to start up your Server. 

    Attaching to the J Optimizer 2009 Agent from a remote machine

  1. On the remote machine where standalone J Optimizer is installed, launch J Optimizer. 
  2. Click Run|Profile Configurations..
  3. Click Attach - J Optimizer Agent.
  4. Click the New button in the toolbar to create a new attach configuration.
  5. In the Host tab, select Attach to J Optimizer agent directly.
  6. Select the Profiler Type to match the tool that you started your target application with.
  7. Enter the IP Address/Hostname of the machine from which you have started your application (or application server) with J Optimizer tooling.
  8. Enter the port that was used by the J Optimizer 2009 Agent.
  9. Click on Apply and Profile.  Data should be displayed in J Optimizer views.

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