Adding a mod_cluster proxy to JBoss dynamically at runtime

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


  • Is there any way to add a new httpd server to the mod_cluster proxy list without restart?
  • How can we have Jboss pick up a new mod_cluster proxy dynamically at run time?


  • Use advertise. JBoss will automatically detect any new httpd server this way.
  • Use the following CLI command in standalone mode to add a proxy without restart:
#EAP 6  
#EAP 7

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