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Loaded jar files in tomcat
Joined: Mar 17, 2008
Sep 07, 2010 03:44:09
How can I know what all jar files (reside at $CATALINA_HOME/lib/) apache
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Sep 07, 2010 06:45:31
I suspect you have gotten the wrong idea about jar files. Java never "loads" a whole jar file, but selects class definitions as needed.
A typical Tomcat installation should have the class-loader-howto.html file in webapps/docs - this explains where Tomcat is allowed to look for library Jars.
Tomcat does NOT use your environment CLASSPATH.
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