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can I upload a file in a war?

Alessandro Ilardo
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Joined: Dec 23, 2005
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Hi there, I'm using struts and JBoss to upload and save files on the disk.
The application comes our as ear -> war
If I'm not wrong the ear file is actually extract and deployed in a temporary folder, right?
So, what would be the best way to specify the location where to save the file, I mean inside my webapp.

Thanks in advance
[ May 27, 2007: Message edited by: Alessandro Ilardo ]

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Pravin Jain
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Joined: May 20, 2007
Posts: 60
In a servlet or jsp you can use the getRealPath method convert
a path relative to your application root into the OS specific
path, this can help you to create a java.io.FileOutputStream
or java.io.FileWriter as per your requirement, which could be
the destination of your uploaded files within your webapp.


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