Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server 2.1 Release Notes

After upgrade Enterprise Server samples and JES5 portal samples compete on derby port 1527 (6574563)


On Windows, after upgrading to Enterprise Server 2.1, the samples and JES5 portal samples compete on Derby port 1527. Specifically, Enterprise Server 2.1 automatically starts JavaDB on port with APP:APP, however the JES5 Portal JavaDB wants to bind to hostnameIP:1527 with portal:portal.

This bug describes an issue that was already seen for JES 5, Bug 6472173. The workaround for bug 6472173 is documented in the Sun Java Enterprise System 5 Installation Guide for Microsoft Windows on


Start the Derby database using the following command:

JES-installation-dir\appserver\bin\asadmin start-database --dbhome JES-installation-dir\portal\data\derby