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I'm having a little trouble with a DB conn pool I'm setting up. The details of the database (name, location, user/pwd, etc) are all stored in a properties file, so that if anything changes, it's a simple change to the properties file rather than code.
Prolem is, I can't find a way of getting this Init class to see the properties file. I don't want a full local path (C:\...\...\...\) I would need it to be a relative path. I have asked about this before and was under the standing that the WEB-INF folder was the place to have properties files, but my class still can not see it