[erlang-questions] Debugging apps with dependencies

Dan Gudmundsson <>
Wed May 2 10:12:32 CEST 2012

On Tue, May 1, 2012 at 1:11 AM, Garret Smith <> wrote:

> For the appmon problem, 1st I recommend using 'observer' instead.  I just
> started using it with R15B01 and... wow.  The tracing support is
> phenomenal.  Go Erlang devs!
> To get observer included in your release, add it to your reltool.config like
> so:
> {app, observer, [{incl_cond, include}]},
> -Garret Smith


But, as Richard said, run observer from a separate node instead.
Include the 'runtime_tools' library on your target machine, it should have
everything you will need on your target.


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