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From Manu George <>
Subject Re: deployment without credentials
Date Fri, 16 Jan 2009 06:27:55 GMT
I get your point thanks for clearing that up


On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 11:46 PM, David Jencks <> wrote:
> I believe the offline deploy command only works on the local machine.
> Basically it starts up enough of geronimo to do the deployment.
> Since if you can do this you can start all of geronimo, muck up all the
> config files, erase the server, install malicious plugins by file operations
> and editing config.xml, etc etc, I don't see the point in requiring any
> credentials for mere offline deployment.  At best it will obscure the
> possibilities for direct damage.
> thanks
> david jencks
> On Jan 15, 2009, at 3:00 AM, Manu George wrote:
>> Hi,
>>      It looks like there is an issue with deployment.
>> If I deploy an app with the command
>>  "java -jar deployer.jar deploy
>> C:\Docume~1\Administrator\Desktop\xa\xatest.war"
>> it asks for the username and password. However if i deploy the app via
>> the command
>> "java -jar deployer.jar --offline deploy
>> C:\Docume~1\Administrator\Desktop\xa\xatest.war" it doesnt ask for
>> username and password irrespective of whether the server is started or
>> not. This looks like a bug to me and I am planning to open a JIRA.
>> Even when the server is stopped i believe the username and password
>> should be required. When its running it is definitely required.
>> Comments?
>> Regards
>> Manu

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