SSL problems in Jmeter and Java 1.7
When using jmeter on an ssl enabled site I was seeing an error
SSL handshake alert: unrecognized_name error
But I’d read that since jmeter version 2.4 ssl should work fine
It turns out that Java 7 introduced a feature (SNI support) and can trigger this error in some circumstances.
As workaround you can disable this feature by setting the property jsse.enableSNIExtension to false.
and run jmeter like
Debugging with Maven and Eclipse
To use eclipse with Maven you need to add the maven plugin to eclipse, it seems to be part of the Indigo update site so this should be straightforward.
It’s also at http://download.eclipse.org/technology/m2e/releases
More instructions at http://maven.apache.org/guides/mini/guide-ide-eclipse.html
To run the debugger you need to do two things: you need to tell maven to run surefire, and run a remote java debug listening to that surefire