SSH Tunnel and Eclipse Remote Debug

It's common that your server(destination_server) is running in cloud(AWS) which you have to access via another linux server(proxy_server), and you want to enable remote debug in the destination_server.

To do this, run this in the proxy_server:
ssh -f -N -L9999:localhost:9999 username@destination_server

Run this in your local server:
ssh -f -N -L9999:localhost:9999 username@proxy_server

In your destination_server, add this to the command that is used to start your server.
-Xrunjdwp:transport=dt_socket,server=y,suspend=n,address=9999

Then start remote application in eclipse that connects to localhost:9999.

-- If Eclipse is very slow in remote debug mode, try to remove (all) breakpoints and expressions in eclipse.

-- Use ssh tunnel, you can do a lot of other stuff.
-- We can use ssh tunnel to test code locally without really deploy to aws.

ssh -f -N -L18983:remote-host:remote-port $USER@host-in-middle

Related
Create tunnel to remote Cassandra via man-in-the-middle
ssh -f host-in-middle -L 9042:destination-cassandra-server:9042 -N -v

Resources
SSH Tunneling Explained
SSH Tunnel - Local and Remote Port Forwarding Explained With Examples
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