java -jar loadr.jar -d ../test-deployment/coffeebeans.war -h http://ci-host/?action=perform-system-tests -post
Loadr waits until the deployment is successful, then invokes the URI synchronously. This "transactional" deployment is particularly useful in CI environments with job chaining and Docker.
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