Here is how to see how JMeter (2.8) does it’s work from the insider’s point of view: a debugger. This note will also help you debug your own custom JMeter code.
- Open a command line and cd to the JMeter bin directory:
- Set the JVM_ARGS environment variable:
Note that there are no spaces in the value. The port 8000 must be free. You may choose another port.
- Start JMeter with one of the scripts in the bin directory:
- From you favorite IDE, mine is Eclipse, connect to the JVM running JMeter.