How to connect to a remote Karaf instance using JConsole

For this post I’m using Apache Karaf 2.3.5 running on Java 7u60. In order to connect to a remote Karaf instance you have to pass a service URL. Its format is defined in the etc/org.apache.karaf.management.cfg configuration file: service:jmx:rmi://${rmiServerHost}:${rmiServerPort}/jndi/rmi://${rmiRegistryHost}:${rmiRegistryPort}/karaf-${karaf.name} The rmiServerHost and rmiRegistryHost variables should be changed to the hostname or IP address of the remote […]