This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
I'd like to know how Java classes in WEB-INF/classes are used by Tomcat: I changed a file and loaded remotely, but although I changed both .java and .class I see no changes. I even deleted the .class and it continued with the same behaviour, so how can I update the file??