Flush strategies for datasource connection pools in JBoss EAP

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  • What flush strategy should I use?
  • What are the FLUSH strategies in JBoss datasource connection pools?
  • When does JBoss flush the pool?
  • If we set the the flush strategy on the pool to EntirePool, does that interrupt or force-close active connections that are otherwise functional?
  • What are the implications of using the flush operation for datasources via the Jboss Management console?


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
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  • Use of the flush-strategy attribute as defined by the following schemas in <JBOSS HOME>/docs/schema:
    • jboss-as-datasources_1_0.xsd
    • jboss-as-datasources_1_1.xsd
    • jboss-as-datasources_1_2.xsd
    • jboss-as-resource-adapters_1_0.xsd
    • jboss-as-resource-adapters_1_1.xsd

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