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Depoly war file in tomcat

vethadas t

Joined: Jul 25, 2002
Posts: 4
how to depoly .war file in tomcat. we have to put the war file in the classpath or what.pls help me. And what is the physical file path and virutal file path in UNIX - for Apache & Tomcat.
File upload component.
Pls help me. Thanks.
chanoch wiggers
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Joined: May 24, 2001
Posts: 245
to deploy a war file you just put it in the webapps/ directory of tomcat. In a live system I usually move the webapps directory to another drive so that the server and application are protected from a failure of each other.
a virtual path is one that is relative to the root context of your web applicatoin. So if the folder that contains your webapps is called examples/ then a virtual path is content/documents/mydocument
whereas the real path might be

chanoch<p><a href="" target="_blank" rel="nofollow">Author of Professional Apache Tomcat</a></p>
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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