Adding external modules directories in JBoss EAP 6/7

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  • How can the classpath be extended to deployed content reference directories and files external to the installation?
  • Set the custom module path other than just $JBOSS_HOME/modules
  • Share modules between two server installations on the same server.
  • How to use custom modules to add from outside the JBoss EAP installation directory?


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 6.x
    • 7.x

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