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From Joe Bohn <>
Subject Re: Remote Deployment
Date Tue, 01 Nov 2005 14:33:18 GMT
I was thinking the same thing.  If implemented as a servlet it should be 
independent of the console.   What is used for local deploy should be 
the same as remote deploy.


Dave Colasurdo wrote:
> Aaron Mulder wrote:
>> Forget about multiple web containers.  The issue is, I know there's a
>> servlet o.a.g.RemoteDeployerServlet running in some web app in
>> Geronimo.  What is the URL to contact it?  To start with, you need to
>> determine which web application it's in (since we already use
>> different names for the console for Jetty/Tomcat you can't just
>> hardcode a name), and then you need to determine what the URL is to
>> access that web application, which means inspecting its list of
>> connectors.
> Is remote deployment unique to the web console?  Shouldn't remote 
> deployment also be possible from the command line or programatically via 
> JMX.  Projects/products that embed Geronimo may wish to remove the web 
> console altogether in an attempt to use G as a hidden embedded server 
> for their application with only their preset configurations.
> Perhaps a new non-webcontainer specific ( not specific to jetty or 
> tomcat) file transfer web application that is not tied to the console 
> should be created.

Joe Bohn

"He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep, to gain what he cannot 
lose."   -- Jim Elliot

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