Deploying applications in a JBoss domain cannot be achieved with a single cut-and-paste operation like for standalone domains. As a matter of fact, there's no predefined
deployments folder in the domain installation. The reason for this is because in the
domain mode, there can be many servers belonging to different server groups, each one running different profiles. In that situation, a single deployments folder would raise the obvious question: which server groups will be using that folder? This requires some knowledge that the AS deployment scanner cannot have.
So, basically, a deployment on a JBoss AS domain can be performed using the following set of options: