From the Oracle Application Server Installation Guide, 10g Release 2 for Linux Part I topic 4.8:
Typically, the computer on which you want to install Oracle Application Server is connected to the network
Typically? I mean, I know you want to write documentation for the broadest case possible, but it seems just a little unlikely that you would have an application server which would not be connected to a network.
Go ahead; correct me if I’m wrong.