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Oracle GlassFish Server 3.1 Application Deployment Guide
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1.  Overview of Oracle GlassFish Server 3.1 Application Deployment

About Application Deployment

General Deployment Functionality

Deployment Descriptors and Annotations

Modules and Applications

Types of Modules

Module-Based Deployment

Application-Based Deployment

Access to Shared Framework Classes

Naming Standards

Portable Naming

JNDI Naming

Directory Structure

JSR 88 Naming

Module and Application Versions

Version Identifiers and Expressions

Choosing the Enabled Version

Versioning Restrictions and Limitations

About Assembly and Deployment Events

About Deployment Tools

Administration Console

The asadmin Utility

NetBeans IDE

Eclipse IDE

JSR 88 Client

Additional Information on Application Deployment

2.  Deploying Applications

A.  The asadmin Deployment Subcommands

B.  GlassFish Server Deployment Descriptor Files

C.  Elements of the GlassFish Server Deployment Descriptors


Chapter 1

Overview of Oracle GlassFish Server 3.1 Application Deployment

Oracle GlassFish Server 3.1 provides an environment for developing and deploying Java applications and web services. GlassFish Server applications include Java Platform, Enterprise Edition (Java EE platform) standard features as well as features specific to GlassFish Server. This guide explains the tools and processes used for deploying applications and modules in the GlassFish Server environment. Only GlassFish Server features are described in detail in this document.

The following topics are addressed here:

Information and instructions on deploying from the command line are provided in this document. Information and instructions for accomplishing the deployment tasks by using the Administration Console are contained in the Administration Console online help.