I created a ServletContextListener yesterday to initialize a connection to a business object and make it available to the servlets. The listener is successfully started, however, the contextInitialized method is called twice (and the business object is then created twice). I'm running on TomCat 5.5. My web.xml is at the bottom of this post. Additionally, Eclipse is showing an error on the web.xml -
The error goes away if I take out the listener sections.