Oracle GlassFish Server 3.0.1 Application Development Guide

The Server Lifecycle Event Context

The com.sun.appserv.server.LifecycleEventContext interface exposes runtime information about the server. The lifecycle event context is created when the LifecycleEvent class is instantiated at server initialization. The LifecycleEventContext interface defines these methods:

If a lifecycle module needs to look up resources, it can do so after the READY_EVENT. It can use the getInitialContext method to get the initial context to which all the resources are bound.