If this option is used with either IP or DNS name, jboss throws the exception port 1099. connection refused connect. There is no other instance using this port.
I do not know what you mean, especially since port 1099 is used for JNDI (and not for HTTP access), so I am not seeing how that comes into play. Please post the stack trace of the exception. Also, which JDK are you using, and what OS?
to bind to all available IP addresses. You might be NAT'd and trying to bind to an IP address that is not available.