/path/to/myservlet is a virtual/logical path. It's not part of the file structure of my web app.
When calling http://localhost:8080/MyWebApp/path/to I would like the server to respond with a welcome file instead of getting back a 404 error. How would you accomplish this? Please note, that /path/to/myservlet is not a physical path of my Web-Application.
<welcome-file> cannot "/" character... every entry to <welcome-file> is applied to all application, (if you have directories under / YourApplication)
/path/to/myservlet is a virtual/logical path, if you configure a
will be applied to any application and not just /path/to/