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rakesh kadulkar
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Joined: Jul 24, 2008
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I am asking this question just for curiosity that where I can find the DTD for the web.xml that I write with my jee application.

I am using tomcat 5.5.

Rakesh Kadulkar
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I'm not sure if tomcat 5.5 uses servlet 2.3 or 2.4. In any case, the 2.3 DTD is here and the 2.4 XSD (XML Schema) is here...

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Bear Bibeault
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Tomcat 5.5 can serve either of 2.3 or 2.4 web applications depending upon how that deployment descriptor is declared.

With Tomcat 5.5, new applications should be declared as 2.4.

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