Reverting to the Legacy Agent

You can switch back to the Legacy Agent.

Using an IDE plugin

  1. Open Help > JRebel > Configuration.
  2. Find Advanced.
  3. Select Legacy Agent and press OK.

Running from a command line

Point your startup script to the Legacy Agent which can be found in the legacy folder. For example:

-javaagent:C:/JRebel/legacy/jrebel.jar

Using Java 4 still requires bootstrapping. Read more here.