Refer to PTC Document CS163539 for issues for remote debugging.
A. For single Method server and "NO"background method server on a development environment:
The process to enable JPDA debugging is the same regardless of the Java application being debugged. The developer needs to specify a few arguments to the JVM when starting the application. To enable JPDA debugging, add the following arguments to the wt.manager.cmd.MethodServer.debug.args line in the wt.properties file as shown below.
An Eclipse project needs to include a Remote Java Application Debug configuration setup in order to debug remotely. The remote debug configuration will listen for an action invoke on the Windchill server through a port number, example port 9001.