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Deploying a WAR file as root context

Michael J. Makunas
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Joined: Mar 11, 2002
Posts: 37
This should be fairly trivial, but for some reason I can't figure it out. How (in Tomcat 5.5) do I deploy foo.war so that it's URL is instead of ?

Thanks in advance....
Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

One way would be to rename it ROOT.war, delete the current ROOT directory, and then deploy it.

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