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Java agent Configuration Options and Precedence


Is the precedence of configuration options "correct"? 


From this:

I understand and have verified that system properties are overridden by environment variables. This is exactly the opposite of what I would expect and would like and is different from every other convention I have encountered.


It also makes it hard to do things like setting up a default configuration baked into a docker image and be able to override those settings in a "" script on the java command line.


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Hi Adrian,


I spoke with some staff and they have confirmed with me, "Environment variables have precedence over the system properties."


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