Maven Surefire Stack Trace Problem


For some months we have been having problems with maven-surefire-plugin showing very strange exception stack traces. After some searching, I found out that maven-surefire-plugin has a trimStackTrace configuration option which is set to true by default. See http://maven.apache.org/surefire/maven-surefire-plugin/test-mojo.html#trimStackTrace I have no idea who thought that removing part of the stack trace would be a good […]

Asynchronous Transactions


FusionReactor is able to track asynchronous requests made with several different libraries, examples of which include: Redisson MongoDB Kafka Java Clients OkHttp Apache HttpClient How FusionReactor Displays this Information The response to the asynchronous request is tracked with ‘Callback’ as the subflavour. This is attached as a linked transaction (indicated by the small linked chain […]

ColdFusion Class Checker


FusionReactor is used to monitor many ColdFusion servers but our support team keeps seeing an issue that FusionReactor cannot solve. This issue is that some of the ColdFusion classes, for the template cache, become corrupt.  This corruption isn’t caused by ColdFusion itself but when users or Windows Updates shut down the running instance.  If ColdFusion […]

FusionReactor for Docker Swarm


In this post Matthew Clemente discusses FusionReactor for Docker Swarm. This article originally appeared on his blog FusionReactor for Docker Swarm (Part 1, Installation)   Moving a standard ColdFusion installation to Docker Swarm requires rethinking – and frequently rewiring – portions of our infrastructure. Today, that means reconfiguring how we deploy FusionReactor to monitor our […]