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Specify a specific JRE per an application ?

Ed Schneider
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Joined: Mar 11, 2008
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Is there a way to specify a specific JRE per an application deployed in JBoss? Our JBoss server is running on JRE 1.4. All of the current deployed applications are running on JRE 1.4. I want to deploy a brand new application that runs on JRE 1.6. Is there a way that the legacy applications can run JRE 1.4 and the new application can run 1.6 on the same JBoss server?

Thanks
--Ed
Jaikiran Pai
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The JRE is per server. So you cannot have 2 different JREs for different applications deployed on the same server.


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Jaikiran Pai
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However, you could let JBoss run under JRE 1.6. Even the earlier applications (which were running on JRE 1.4)can use this JRE since its backward compatible.
Ed Schneider
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Joined: Mar 11, 2008
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Hello Jaikiran,

Thanks for reply. My new application runs much faster on JRE 1.6 than 1.4. I am still nervous about running my legacy apps on 1.6, but I will start testing to make sure.

Thanks for your help!

--Ed
 
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