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Which is class path?

jacob deiter
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In web application ,class path is Web-inf or Web-inf/class or web-inf/lib?
Steve Luke
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The classpath for a web app is (at least)
WEB-IF/classes/
plus all the JARs in the WEB-INF/lib/
In addition, servers may add further directories to the classpath to give access to shared resources between web apps and provid system / server resources.


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Be sure that it's WEB-INF, not web-inf.

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