I have installed weblogic8.1 and created a domain called mydomain under user_projects, now i have started weblogic server as start-> programs -> Bea weblogic Platform 8.1 -> user_projects ->mydomain->startWLServer and its started fine, but when i open and type "http://localhost:7001" I couldnt see any index page except Error-404(Not Found). Please clear my doubt what to and how to do ?? Also if i write a sample JSP page where should i place it under user_projects->mydomain->??? thanks.
under applications directory in your mydomain directory, create a dir named your contextroot. To deploy it, 1. all programs> bea> user projects > mydomain > startserver( 2. go to localhost:7001/console. This opens the console for the example server. 3. Go to mydomain > deployments > webapplication modules on the left navigation bar 4.click on deploy a new web app module 5.You have to go all the way to domains>mydomains>applications>yourcontextroot 6.You should see a radio button at this point. If not, you should create a war file under yourcontextroot folder OR you should have a WEB-INF directory which has web.xml in it. I AM NOT SURE ABOUT .WAR(whether it's optional or mandatory). 7.your jsp should be anywhere in your contextroot. 8.Select the web app and click Target module, your web app is ready 9.call localhost:7001\yourcontextroot\....path to your jsp
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hi chandana, I followed u upto 5th step latter Iam confussed and its not showing my contextroot which i created under c:\bea\user_projects\mydomain\applications\ Please push me little bit more.. advance thanks.
5th step. After you click "create a new web application" in the main panel(not the navigation panel(you wont find it there anyway)) you have to click on the links of the directory structure, i.e you have to go all the way to applications. (domains\my domains\applications) when you click on applications, you'll find a list of all the web applications that are there. Since you are creating your very first project you may not find any web application there(with a radio button next to it). So, yourcontextroot directory should have a *.war file so that you can find the application you are about to deploy in the list I mentioned above. When you see it, select the radio button and click deploy, that's it. Let me know where you have a problem if what I suggested you didnt work.
Joined: Jan 07, 2004
chandana as you said to create my own contextroot under \mydomain\applications\ I created the contextroot with name "MyRoot" ( should it not be capital letters ?? ) and placed my HelloWorld.jsp file. so how to create .war file here ?? without creating .war file I could not see any webapplication under (console) C: \ bea \ user_projects \ mydomain \ applications sorry if iam asking too silly question as this is my first application. Thanks again.
I guess your problem would have been solved by now. Incidently i was trying the same thing. What i did was manually created a .war file( say login.war) using the jar utility which comes with j2sdk and deployed the war file using the WEBLOGIC administrative console(as explained by chandana). login.war contained my jsps in a folder named jsps ,and the deployment descripters-web.xml and weblogic.xml inside WEB-INF folder. though i did not mention any context root as such, I was able to successfully deploy the war file and access my jsps through the url- http://localhost:7001/login/jsps/myjsp.jsp And it worked perfectly!!(my jsp was accessing an ejb) Now i want a servlet instead of a jsp to access my ejb.Come what may I cannot access my servlet in weblogic- it gives me Error:404 I have set the servlet mapping, uri etc in the deployment descriptor but to no avail!! Can any one help?? Thanks Think tanks
Hi Chandana, I installed the bea 8.1 and jsp programs are running fine. But for servlets initially I was getting the Error 404- not found. After reading your suggestion I deployed the webapplication module. Now when I tried to run my servlet program(http://localhost:7001/HelloServlet/helloservlet) it is giving Error 500--Internal Server Error javax.servlet.ServletException: [HTTP:101249][ServletContext(id=28807753,name=HelloServlet,context-path=/HelloServlet)]: Servlet class helloservlet for servlet helloservlet could not be loaded because the requested class was not found in the classpath C:\bea\user_projects\domains\mydomain\applications\HelloServlet\WEB-INF\classes. java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: helloservlet. Here, I created a web.xml and placed under C:\bea\user_projects\domains\mydomain\applications\HelloServlet\WEB-INF I have not created any war files because as I remember you have mentioned either war file or web.xml is fine. Any help regarding this is highly appreciated. TIA, Padma
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