After you configure a startup class or shutdown class, you deploy it
to one or more servers. You can also deploy it to clusters.
When you deploy to all or part of a cluster, the
Administration Console initiates a two-phase deployment. In general,
such a deployment ensures that if the deployment fails for one active
server, it fails for all active servers.
To deploy startup and shutdown classes:
If you have not already done so, in the Change Center of the Administration Console, click Lock & Edit (see Use the Change Center).
Administration Console, expand Environment and
select Startup and Shutdown Classes.
Startup and Shutdown Classes page, click the
startup class or shutdown class name.
the Target and Deploy tab.
To deploy to all or part of a cluster:
the Target and Deploy tab, in the
Clusters table, select the check box next to
assign the class to all servers in the cluster, click
All Servers in the Cluster.
assign the class only to one or more specific servers, click
Part of the Cluster. Then select the
servers you want to target.
assign the startup or shutdown class to servers that are not in a
cluster, in the Servers table, select one or more
If the deployment
fails for one server, the Administration Console reports the error
but continues deploying on any remaining servers that you
To activate these changes, in the Change Center of the Administration Console, click Activate Changes. Not all changes take effect immediately—some require a restart (see Use the Change Center).