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create a file in the root directory
Joined: Jul 31, 2008
Apr 20, 2009 13:07:05
based on some user action I need to create a file on the server inside the project's root directory. The url of my application is :
The name of the file is DeskItems.xml.
I tried to get the application Context path and appended that to the file name by using :
getServletContext.getPath("/") + "/DeskItems.xml";
But this approach is not working and I get an exception saying FileNotFound. I am using
Please help me out in resolving this issue.
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Apr 20, 2009 14:59:00
Look at the ServletContext getRealPath() method JavaDocs.
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