How to monitor HTTP requests/responses of JBoss applications for debugging

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Environment

  • Red Hat JBoss Developer Studio (JBDS)
    • 7.x
    • 8.x

Issue

  • How can I debug the incoming HTTP requests / outgoing HTTP responses for a REST service on JBoss EAP / FSW?

Resolution

One way to monitor HTTP requests/responses for JBoss applications is to use TCP/IP Monitor from Eclipse WTP (Web Tools Platform) in JBDS.

Other TCP/IP monitoring tools available are explained in another KB solution:

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