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properties file in shared/classes

Chris Montgomery
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Joined: Jan 14, 2004
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We have quite a few tomcat apps and would like to use a common .properties file to access common information.

I'm under the impression that I can put a properties file in the tomcat_home/shared/classes directory and all of the apps will be able to access it. True?

I've placed my common.properties file in the tomcat_home/shared/classes directory, but get an error when trying to load it:



I get the following error:
"Can't find bundle for base name common.properties, locale en_US"

I'm using eclipse...

don't know if it's syntax or classpath. I would guess classpath, but don't know how to create the classpath association to a properties file (also doesn�t seem like I should be doing this) - when I try, it seems to want to associate to a jar file rather than a .properties file.

Thanks
David Ulicny
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Joined: Aug 04, 2004
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I think there should not be the extension .properties, just common.


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Chris Montgomery
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that was it. Thanks!
 
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