To fully take advantage of running JDK Mission Control in your Eclipse IDE, you need to run Eclipse on a JDK installation.
Follow the instructions below to run on a HotSpot JDK.
The easiest way to change the JVM on which to start Eclipse is by modifying the eclipse.ini file. You can also set the -vm on the command line used to start Eclipse. In windows you would typically do that in the shortcut you use to launch Eclipse. Here is an example ini file:
You can also configure JVM options by using -vmargs on commandline or eclipse.ini:
If you use JDK 11 (or later) to run Eclipse, the following JVM options are needed for JDK Mission Control to work properly:
If running on Windows, also add:
If running on Mac OS, also add:
If running on Linux, also add:
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