JBoss – initial setup and datasource configuration

There are two versions of JBoss: AS (Application Server) and EAP (Enterprise Application Platform). You can read more about the differences here. I will use EAP 6.3.0 and Java 1.8 for this setup. Download and unzip. In my case in c:\jboss-eap-6.3 The first thing you need to do is to add an user, so from elevated prompt run C:\jboss-eap-6.3\bin\add-user.bat and… Read more →


Find the process using a specific port

From an elevated prompt run That will give you the offending PID: Quick check in Windows Task Manager will give you the process that is currently using the port so you can shut it down from there if need be. Read more →


A new beginning

I have not written a word in this blog for years. I don’t know why – I can always use the “I was to busy” excuse, but that would be wrong. I was too lazy. So in order to start again (version 2.0 if you will), I’ve changed the skin of this blog and some of the content too. As… Read more →


The Last Lions

Spectacular movie. I am impressed by the “screenplay” written by the real life. I wish that the people were more open to movies like this. Read more →