Configuring and Disabling log tracking in FusionReactor


Introduction FusionReactor tracks calls to any logging implementation made within your application. These logs are captured within the request object and can be configured based on their log severity. We capture log statements for both Java frameworks and CF log statements; Java Frameworks SLF4J Log4J Logback Apache Commons Logging CFML log tags ColdFusion log tags […]

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 […]