The doc you are checking is of version Geronimo 1.1 ...
For 2.2, please refer here :
https://cwiki.apache.org/GMOxDOC22/quick-start-apache-geronimo-for-the-impatient.html#Quickstart-ApacheGeronimofortheimpatient-Startingtheserver

2010/5/3 Tapas Mishra <mightydreams@gmail.com>
Refering to this page
https://cwiki.apache.org/GMOxDOC11/quick-start-apache-geronimo-for-the-impatient.html
I executed this
java -jar server.jar and got following error

/geronimo-jetty7-javaee5-2.2/bin# java -jar server.jar
Booting Geronimo Kernel (in Java 1.6.0_18)...
Starting Geronimo Application Server v2.2
[*****************                       ]  43%   8s Starting
org.apache.ger...2010-05-03 05:15:23,139 ERROR [NameService] Incorrect
level of org.omg.CORBA classes found.
Likely cause is an incorrect java.endorsed.dirs configuration
2010-05-03 05:15:23,141 ERROR [GBeanInstanceState] Error while
starting; GBean is now in the FAILED state:
abstractName="org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car?ServiceModule=org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car,j2eeType=CORBANameService,name=NameServer"
org.apache.geronimo.gbean.InvalidConfigurationException: CORBA usage
requires Yoko CORBA spec classes in java.endorsed.dirs classpath
       at org.apache.geronimo.corba.NameService.doStart(NameService.java:168)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstance.createInstance(GBeanInstance.java:953)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstanceState.attemptFullStart(GBeanInstanceState.java:269)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstanceState.start(GBeanInstanceState.java:103)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstance.start(GBeanInstance.java:525)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanDependency.attemptFullStart(GBeanDependency.java:110)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanDependency.addTarget(GBeanDependency.java:145)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanDependency$1.running(GBeanDependency.java:119)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.BasicLifecycleMonitor.fireRunningEvent(BasicLifecycleMonitor.java:175)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.BasicLifecycleMonitor.access$300(BasicLifecycleMonitor.java:44)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.BasicLifecycleMonitor$RawLifecycleBroadcaster.fireRunningEvent(BasicLifecycleMonitor.java:253)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstanceState.attemptFullStart(GBeanInstanceState.java:295)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstanceState.start(GBeanInstanceState.java:103)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstanceState.startRecursive(GBeanInstanceState.java:125)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstance.startRecursive(GBeanInstance.java:539)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.BasicKernel.startRecursiveGBean(BasicKernel.java:377)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.ConfigurationUtil.startConfigurationGBeans(ConfigurationUtil.java:456)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.KernelConfigurationManager.start(KernelConfigurationManager.java:190)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.SimpleConfigurationManager.startConfiguration(SimpleConfigurationManager.java:546)
       at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor22.invoke(Unknown Source)
       at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43)
       at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:616)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.ReflectionMethodInvoker.invoke(ReflectionMethodInvoker.java:34)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanOperation.invoke(GBeanOperation.java:130)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstance.invoke(GBeanInstance.java:816)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.RawInvoker.invoke(RawInvoker.java:57)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.RawOperationInvoker.invoke(RawOperationInvoker.java:35)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.ProxyMethodInterceptor.intercept(ProxyMethodInterceptor.java:96)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.GBeanLifecycle$$EnhancerByCGLIB$$574e04df.startConfiguration(<generated>)
       at org.apache.geronimo.system.main.EmbeddedDaemon.doStartup(EmbeddedDaemon.java:161)
       at org.apache.geronimo.system.main.EmbeddedDaemon.execute(EmbeddedDaemon.java:78)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.util.MainConfigurationBootstrapper.main(MainConfigurationBootstrapper.java:45)
       at org.apache.geronimo.cli.AbstractCLI.executeMain(AbstractCLI.java:65)
       at org.apache.geronimo.cli.daemon.DaemonCLI.main(DaemonCLI.java:30)
Caused by: java.lang.NoSuchMethodError:
org.omg.PortableInterceptor.IORInterceptor_3_0.adapter_manager_state_changed(Ljava/lang/String;S)V
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OB.PIManager.adapterManagerStateChange(PIManager.java:532)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OBPortableServer.POAManager_impl.activate(POAManager_impl.java:221)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.CosNaming.tnaming.TransientNameService.initialize(TransientNameService.java:131)
       at org.apache.geronimo.yoko.ORBConfigAdapter$1.run(ORBConfigAdapter.java:188)
       at org.apache.geronimo.yoko.ORBConfigAdapter.createNameService(ORBConfigAdapter.java:191)
       at org.apache.geronimo.corba.NameService.doStart(NameService.java:164)
       ... 33 more
2010-05-03 05:15:23,167 ERROR [GBeanInstanceState] Error while
starting; GBean is now in the FAILED state:
abstractName="org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car?ServiceModule=org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car,j2eeType=CORBANameService,name=NameServer"
org.apache.geronimo.corba.security.config.ConfigException: Error
starting transient name service on port 1050
       at org.apache.geronimo.yoko.ORBConfigAdapter.createNameService(ORBConfigAdapter.java:196)
       at org.apache.geronimo.corba.NameService.doStart(NameService.java:164)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstance.createInstance(GBeanInstance.java:953)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstanceState.attemptFullStart(GBeanInstanceState.java:269)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstanceState.start(GBeanInstanceState.java:103)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstanceState.startRecursive(GBeanInstanceState.java:125)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstance.startRecursive(GBeanInstance.java:539)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.BasicKernel.startRecursiveGBean(BasicKernel.java:377)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.ConfigurationUtil.startConfigurationGBeans(ConfigurationUtil.java:456)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.KernelConfigurationManager.start(KernelConfigurationManager.java:190)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.SimpleConfigurationManager.startConfiguration(SimpleConfigurationManager.java:546)
       at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor22.invoke(Unknown Source)
       at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43)
       at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:616)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.ReflectionMethodInvoker.invoke(ReflectionMethodInvoker.java:34)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanOperation.invoke(GBeanOperation.java:130)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstance.invoke(GBeanInstance.java:816)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.RawInvoker.invoke(RawInvoker.java:57)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.RawOperationInvoker.invoke(RawOperationInvoker.java:35)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.ProxyMethodInterceptor.intercept(ProxyMethodInterceptor.java:96)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.GBeanLifecycle$$EnhancerByCGLIB$$574e04df.startConfiguration(<generated>)
       at org.apache.geronimo.system.main.EmbeddedDaemon.doStartup(EmbeddedDaemon.java:161)
       at org.apache.geronimo.system.main.EmbeddedDaemon.execute(EmbeddedDaemon.java:78)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.util.MainConfigurationBootstrapper.main(MainConfigurationBootstrapper.java:45)
       at org.apache.geronimo.cli.AbstractCLI.executeMain(AbstractCLI.java:65)
       at org.apache.geronimo.cli.daemon.DaemonCLI.main(DaemonCLI.java:30)
Caused by: org.apache.yoko.orb.CosNaming.tnaming.TransientServiceException:
Unable to initialize name service
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.CosNaming.tnaming.TransientNameService.initialize(TransientNameService.java:156)
       at org.apache.geronimo.yoko.ORBConfigAdapter$1.run(ORBConfigAdapter.java:188)
       at org.apache.geronimo.yoko.ORBConfigAdapter.createNameService(ORBConfigAdapter.java:191)
       ... 25 more
Caused by: org.omg.CORBA.COMM_FAILURE: bind() failed: Address already
in use  vmcid: 0x41534000  minor code: 8  completed: No
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OCI.IIOP.Acceptor_impl.<init>(Acceptor_impl.java:542)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OCI.IIOP.AccFactory_impl.create_acceptor(AccFactory_impl.java:163)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OBPortableServer.POAManagerFactory_impl.create_POAManager(POAManagerFactory_impl.java:252)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OB.ORBControl.initializeRootPOA(ORBControl.java:539)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OBCORBA.ORB_impl.resolve_initial_references(ORB_impl.java:1098)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.CosNaming.tnaming.TransientNameService.initialize(TransientNameService.java:130)
       ... 27 more
Caused by: java.net.BindException: Address already in use
       at java.net.PlainSocketImpl.socketBind(Native Method)
       at java.net.AbstractPlainSocketImpl.bind(AbstractPlainSocketImpl.java:336)
       at java.net.ServerSocket.bind(ServerSocket.java:336)
       at java.net.ServerSocket.<init>(ServerSocket.java:202)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OCI.IIOP.DefaultConnectionHelper.createServerSocket(DefaultConnectionHelper.java:55)
       at org.apache.yoko.orb.OCI.IIOP.Acceptor_impl.<init>(Acceptor_impl.java:532)
       ... 32 more
[*****************                       ]  43%   8s Startup failed
org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.LifecycleException: start of
org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car failed
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.SimpleConfigurationManager.startConfiguration(SimpleConfigurationManager.java:562)
       at sun.reflect.GeneratedMethodAccessor22.invoke(Unknown Source)
       at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:43)
       at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:616)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.ReflectionMethodInvoker.invoke(ReflectionMethodInvoker.java:34)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanOperation.invoke(GBeanOperation.java:130)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.GBeanInstance.invoke(GBeanInstance.java:816)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.runtime.RawInvoker.invoke(RawInvoker.java:57)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.RawOperationInvoker.invoke(RawOperationInvoker.java:35)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.basic.ProxyMethodInterceptor.intercept(ProxyMethodInterceptor.java:96)
       at org.apache.geronimo.gbean.GBeanLifecycle$$EnhancerByCGLIB$$574e04df.startConfiguration(<generated>)
       at org.apache.geronimo.system.main.EmbeddedDaemon.doStartup(EmbeddedDaemon.java:161)
       at org.apache.geronimo.system.main.EmbeddedDaemon.execute(EmbeddedDaemon.java:78)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.util.MainConfigurationBootstrapper.main(MainConfigurationBootstrapper.java:45)
       at org.apache.geronimo.cli.AbstractCLI.executeMain(AbstractCLI.java:65)
       at org.apache.geronimo.cli.daemon.DaemonCLI.main(DaemonCLI.java:30)
Caused by: org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.InvalidConfigException:
Unknown start exception
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.ConfigurationUtil.startConfigurationGBeans(ConfigurationUtil.java:522)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.KernelConfigurationManager.start(KernelConfigurationManager.java:190)
       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.SimpleConfigurationManager.startConfiguration(SimpleConfigurationManager.java:546)
       ... 15 more
Caused by: org.apache.geronimo.gbean.InvalidConfigurationException:
Configuration org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car
failed to start due to the following reasons:
 The service ServiceModule=org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car,j2eeType=CORBANameService,name=NameServer
did not start because Error starting transient name service on port
1050
 The service ServiceModule=org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car,j2eeType=CORBABean,name=Server
did not start because
org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car?ServiceModule=org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car,j2eeType=CORBANameService,name=NameServer
did not start.
 The service ServiceModule=org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car,j2eeType=CORBABean,name=UnprotectedServer
did not start because
org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car?ServiceModule=org.apache.geronimo.configs/j2ee-corba-yoko/2.2/car,j2eeType=CORBANameService,name=NameServer
did not start.

       at org.apache.geronimo.kernel.config.ConfigurationUtil.startConfigurationGBeans(ConfigurationUtil.java:485)
       ... 17 more
[*****************                       ]  43%   8s Startup failed
       log4j:WARN No appenders could be found for logger
(org.eclipse.jetty.util.log).
log4j:WARN Please initialize the log4j system properly.


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