Deploy Composite in Off State

Problem:

Deploy but do not start composite application. Standard deploy put composite in up (on) state , and JCA Service, like JMS Consuming and DP Polling start message processing and create new instances. Suitable option - deploy composite in down (off) state . Unfortunately Enterprise Manager, nor WLST API allow set composite state on deploу.

Solution:

Composite state (on/off) and mode (active/retired) are defined in composite.xml: