Sun GlassFish Enterprise Server 2.1 Performance Tuning Guide

Recover On Restart (Automatic Recovery)

To set the Recover on Restart attribute with the Admin Console, go to Configurations > config-name > Transaction Service. Click the Recover check box to set it to true (checked, the default) or false (un-checked).

You can also set automatic recovery with asadmin, for example:

asadmin set server1.transaction-service.automatic-recovery=false

When Recover on Restart is true, the server will always perform transaction logging, regardless of the Disable Distributed Transaction Logging attribute.

If Recover on Restart is false, then: