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about publishing server

siva prakash
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Joined: Aug 24, 2004
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Hi all,

if i change any property file in an application , should i need to publish it to server to have impact of it

Nathan Pruett

Joined: Oct 18, 2000
Posts: 4121

That depends on how the application is implemented... does the application only read the property file at startup, or does it constantly check for changes to the property file?

Usually it's the first case, so yes, you would have to restart the application for changes to take effect.

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