Axis-admin error in when deploying an Axis Web service to a remote WebSphere Application Server

Technote (troubleshooting)


When creating a top-down Axis Web service by using the start option to remotely deploy to a WebSphere Application Server, a IWAB0489E error occurs.


The following error message displays:

IWAB0489E Error when deploying Web service to Axis runtime
  axis-admin failed with  {}HTTP (404)Not Found

This error occurs on Mac OS and Windows systems when deploying the service to a remote server only.

Resolving the problem

On Windows systems, use a local server.

On Mac OS systems, use the IBM JAX-WS Web service runtime.

Document information

More support for:

Rational Application Developer for WebSphere Software
Web Services Development

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Operating system(s):

OS X, Windows

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