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Lou Pellegrini
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Hi,

Is is customary in a war file build for server deploymnet to include the source files (.java) and generated javadoc? Anything else included in the war file that is not needed to run?

If it is not in the war file, were are the non-run production files kept?

Thanks,

Lou
Bear Bibeault
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Lou Pellegrini wrote:Is is customary in a war file build for server deploymnet to include the source files (.java) and generated javadoc?

No.

Anything else included in the war file that is not needed to run?

Why would you want to include anything not required for execution?

If it is not in the war file, were are the non-run production files kept?

In a source control repository.

Or is it a client requirement to delver the source along with the working program? If so, I'd provide it in a completely separate zip archive. No need stuffing cruft into the war file.


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Lou Pellegrini
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Thank you Bear!
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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