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  • Below instructions are to take thread dump for Weblogic Application server, this is helpful to troubleshoot WebLogic at a different scenario.


    ctrl+break key


    • Get PID of WebLogic Java process by (ps -ef | grep java or ps -ef | grep WebLogic)
    • Execute a command on UNIX session :
    kill -3 pid

    Weblogic Admin utility

    • Make sure you export weblogic.jar in your path
    • Execute a command on UNIX session:
    java weblogic.Admin -url t3://weblogicadminconsoleurl:7001 -username username -password password THREAD_DUMP

    Weblogic Admin Console

    • Login into WebLogic admin console
    • Navigate to Server > Monitoring > Threads > Dump Thread Stacks


    • Make sure to export weblogic.jar in your PATH
    • Invoke WebLogic.WLST :
    java weblogic.WLST connect("weblogic","weblogic","t3:weblogicinstaceaddress:port") threadDump()

    I hope above procedure helps you in taking thread dump in Weblogic for troubleshooting.

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