Submitted on behalf of large Financial institution in the US, they rely on Diagnostics extensively to monitor, trace & measure various JVMs probes in heterogenous environment. Recently they added Centos/Ubuntu OS to their infrastructure (dropping Redhat EL) and have applications that need to be instrumented with Java probes. they are requesting to Micro Focus to include CentOS/Ubuntu as supported platforms.
As seem indicated in Java Agent Guide, that all Unix platfroms supported in chapter 3 : Installing and Configuring Java Agents
Step 1: Obtain the Installation Package
For All other platforms, including AIX, HPUX, Linux, or Solaris:
- DiagJavaAgent_<release number>.zip or - DiagJavaAgent_<release number>.tgz
We need a formal statement about supportability of Java agent on CentOS/Ubuntu so that Diagnostics remain relevant in this customer site.