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In this section we discuss how to use the Geronimo Eclipse Plugin to create and use a custom server assembly. Before you begin, you must have [Eclipse] and Geronimo Eclipse Plugin installed, and define a [Geronimo server and server runtime] in Eclipse.
In order to create a custom server assembly, you must already have a Geronimo Server installed and started.
Now we have created a customized server assembly, it is time to use it. Stop the original server and uninstall it (easiest done by selecting Windows->Preferences->Server, and removing the server runtime environment. See [Defining Geronimo server runtimes and servers] page for the details). Use the same approach that you used to install the original server except for one tiny difference. This time, the location of *Application Server Installation Directory * should be the one where the newly created server was extracted to.
In place of a full stack of Geronimo server that you started with, you should now have a valid and customized Geronimo Server for development.