If any errors is reported by Eclipse, you can see details about the error in Error Log view of Eclipse. When errors occur, only Eclipse Galileo will place this view in front of other views. In Eclipse Europa or Ganymede, you have to take these steps to find this view:
If you use both <sec:security> and <dep:gbean> elements in this deployment plan geronimo-application.xml for your EAR, Eclipse 3.5 reports an error. This is because the XML editor in Eclipse 3.5 cannot recognize multiple aliases in the naming space. However, this application can be deployed on the server successfully even though Eclipse 3.5 reports an error in the plan. See Eclipse bug for more information about this problem.
To prevent Eclipse from reporting this type of errors, follow these steps:
By default, JPS&Servlet reloading is disabled for performance reasons. Refer to the following steps to enable JSP&Servlet reloading for Tomcat web container:
where modificationTestInterval is the time in seconds. This configures the server for JSP reloading interval.
OpenEJB has lots of startup options as documented here. In Geronimo, you can use system variable GERONIMO_OPTS to pass through these options. For example, to configure local.copy option in Geronimo, you can use the following command before the server is started.
On a Windows system: set GERONIMO_OPTS=-Dopenejb.localcopy=false
On a Unix-like system: export GERONIMO_OPTS=-Dopenejb.localcopy=false