This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
I am writing a custom authentication solution since our website uses a custom encryption/hashing process. I created and compiled the jar without errors, but when I put the jar inside tomcat6's lib directory (not the web apps lib directory) I get the following error: java.lang.ClassNotFoundException. I have done a lot of Google'ing/Stackoverflow'ing and searching Coderanch to no avail.