The following examples demonstrate how to configure Resin 3.0.15 to start in target/resin3x and deploy a WAR located in path/to/simple.war using the Java API. The default port is 8080. Please note that the container.start() and container.stop() methods wait until the container is fully started and fully stopped before continuing. Thus, for any action you are executing after, you are assured the container is completely operational.
ANT tasks and Maven2 plugin
CARGO can be used using its Java API as it is shown here. In addition to a Java API, Codehaus Cargo also has ANT tasks and a Maven 2 / Maven 3 plugin:
The Ant support page contains the Quick Start for the CARGO ANT tasks