When using Eclipse as the AUT and trying to start the Java debugger it is possible that an error occurs which results in a dialog like this popping up:¶
'Launching myapp' has encountered a problem.
Cannot connect to VM socket closed
The console view shows:
NPT ERROR: Cannot open library
To avoid this problem unset the environment variable
JDK_ALTERNATE_VM before starting Eclipse. This could be done, for example, in a batch file: