JCA/JBoss: Configuration Guide

By David Jencks


An overview of the Java Connector Architecture (JCA) implementation within the JBoss application server.


How to deploy JDBC DataSources, RAR files, and -ds.xml files, either as standalone connections or in conjunction with an application or service.

DataSource Configuration

Configuring regular DataSources where only one resource is used in a transaction.

XA Datasource Configuration

Configuration XA DataSources for where multiple resources are used in a single transaction.

Security Configuration

Configuring how the Connector obtains the credentials needed to access the back-end resource.

Handling Connection Errors

Configuring how the Connector responds to errors returned by operations and how unusable connections may be removed from the pool.