JBoss running as a service hangs during shutdown.

Solution Verified - Updated -


  • Unable to stop jboss installed as a service on both Windows and Linux OS.
  • JBoss has A-MQ setup.
  • JBoss EAP with our application is connected to A-MQ - no problem happens, JBoss EAP shuts down quickly and gracefully.
  • JBoss EAP with our application is NOT connected to A-MQ - problem appears, since JBoss EAP shut down takes a few minutes.


  • Red Hat JBoss Enterprise Application Platform (EAP)
    • 6.0.1
  • Windows and Linux OS
  • JBoss A-MQ
    • 6.0

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