Looking at https://github.com/jbossas/jboss-as/blob/master/jdr/jboss-as-jdr/src/main/java/org/jboss/as/jdr/CommandLineMain.java one gets the impression it should work. What version are you on?
I tried on windows and managed to get different results when I applied the --host --port parameters. On 7.1.1 the windows-script might have been broken as I got a Unrecognized option: -Djboss.home.dir=...
I am using eap 6 under Centos 6 Linux
I will try 7.1.1 tonight and post the result here
I get the same result with 7.1.1 under Centos 6
I will try under Windows tomorrow
Johan, if you are using EAP 6 then you should really be leveraging the professional support which Red Hat offers for its products. If there is a bug then you should be able to get a patch for it. If you implement fixes from the community then you will comprimise the supportability of your environment.