This week's book giveaway is in the Mac OS forum. We're giving away four copies of a choice of "Take Control of Upgrading to Yosemite" or "Take Control of Automating Your Mac" and have Joe Kissell on-line! See this thread for details.
The rules for locating class files are all very carefully spelled out in the servlet 2.2 API. Earlier versions of the api allowed servlet container vendors to make up their own scheme, but now Sun nails it all down. Download the servlet 2.2 API from java.sun.com Bill