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Deployment problem

Prasad Prabha

Joined: Nov 26, 2008
Posts: 8
hii all,

Some of my application folders are getting deleted while deploying my application inside my Tomcat 5.5. This often happens when I build my application with ant.

My build file is given below...

<?xml version="1.0"?>

<!-- build tool for LiveHelp admin web pages -->

<project name="BANK" default="copywar" basedir=".">

<!-- compiling the code -->
<target name="compilesources">
<javac srcdir="./WEB-INF/src" destdir="./WEB-INF/classes" includes="com/example/web/*.java" />

<!-- creating war file -->
<target name="createwar" depends="compilesources">
<jar jarfile="sample.war" basedir="." includes="WEB-INF/,jsp/" excludes="WEB-INF/src/" />

<!-- copying the ear file to jboss directory -->
<target name="copywar" depends="createwar">
<copy file="sample.war" todir="C:\Tomcat 5.5\webapps" overwrite="true"/>

Could you please help me out in solving this problem..?
Vijitha Kumara

Joined: Mar 24, 2008
Posts: 3881

Is your "include" attribute working in the jar task? There is a War task for this here.

Seems you have put the source in the WEB-INF folder? Why do so? You can use the War task. Take a look at the link I gave above and search for the War Task. Hope this helps.
[ November 26, 2008: Message edited by: Vijitha Kumara ]

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