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I've been playing around with the Weblogic 10's FastSwap feature, which allows quick redefinition of classes in exploded-mode deployment without restarting the server. However, I'm using Struts 1.2.9, and although the changes to my classes go through just fine, Struts' tiles definition wrapper explodes with a null pointer. Here's the stacktrace:
I noticed that our Log4J configuration doesn't like this either:
Any thoughts? It'd save me a pile of container restart time...