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debugging web application on weblogic from eclipse

vicky chauhan
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Joined: Nov 27, 2008
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I am having a web application comprising of java, jsp, servlets, ejb which runs on weblogic server.

I am using ECLIPSE IDE for development, enhancements and debugging.

When I compile the application, the EAR or WAR file in weblogic gets refreshed with the latest code and then I will restart the server and will access the application from the browser (localhost:7001) to see the changes.

Problem: Everytime I change a .java file, I have to recompile whole application. Stop the Server. Restart the Server. Access the application to feel the code changes.

I find it very annoying. Even a little change of one line in the code requires all the above steps if I want to see how that reflects on the application.

Is there any way in which I can see the changes in Java code reflected on the server without the need to compile whole application, stop server, restart server and then accessing it.

It will be a great help in debugging.

Please give detailed steps as I am a novice with Web Applications and still have a lot to learn.

Thanks in advance.

- Nikunj

Naveen Megharaj
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Joined: Feb 13, 2009
Posts: 39
hello vicky,
whenever you make some changes in your web application, just save the changes and just redeploy your web application in the web logic server. i think that restarting of the server is not reqiured, just redeploying the web application is enough...!!! just try it.... i m not completely sure...
 
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