I used the JSR-88 api's to deploy an ear onto a server that wasn't "ready" for
running the application.
The bit were distributed correctly, but the call to Deploymentmanager.start()
produced an inconsistent DeploymentStatus object.
The status property was COMPLETED, but the message property said:
Error occurred during application loading phase. The application will not run
properly. Please fix your application and redeploy.
com.sun.enterprise.deployment.backend.IASDeploymentException: Error while
loading application [mdb-simple]. Please refer to the server log for more details.
The message makes it pretty clear that the start operation actually FAILED...
The app is here:
The content of the server log is here: