Deployment Fails on JBoss EAP 7 with Missing Dependency: DefaultDataSource

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  • Deployment fails with missing dependency


    {"WFLYCTL0062: Composite operation failed and was rolled back. Steps that failed:" => {"Operation step-2" => {"WFLYCTL0412: Required services that are not installed:" => [""],"WFLYCTL0180: Services with missing/unavailable dependencies" => [" is missing []"]}}}

    Version 7.2 Log

    14:47:20,814 INFO  [] (Controller Boot Thread) WFLYCTL0183: Service status report
    WFLYCTL0184:    New missing/unsatisfied dependencies:
        service (missing) dependents: [service] 
    WFLYCTL0448: 9 additional services are down due to their dependencies being missing or failed

    Version 7.0 and 7.1 Log

    14:41:39,137 ERROR [] (Controller Boot Thread) WFLYCTL0013: Operation ("deploy") failed - address: ([("deployment" => "app.ear")]) - failure description: {"WFLYCTL0288: One or more services were unable to start due to one or more indirect dependencies not being available." => {
        "Services that were unable to start:" => [
        "Services that may be the cause:" => [""]


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 7
  • During application deployment
  • Java Database Connectivity (JDBC)
  • Java Naming and Directory Interface™ (JNDI) datasource lookup

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