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WEB-INF\lib directories being deleted

Chris Capano

Joined: Nov 01, 2006
Posts: 1
When I start the tomcat service the web-inf\lib directories for each webapp is being deleted. Has anyone run into this problem before?

Tomcat Version: 4.1.30
OS: Win XP Pro & Win 2003 Std
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 13036
I never heard of that one! Pretty alarming, I'm sure.
How are you deploying your web applications? Are .WAR files involved?

Is Tomcat installed as a windows service?
How are you starting it?
Does Tomcat die or continue to run?
Any useful messages showing up in the logs?

I agree. Here's the link:
subject: WEB-INF\lib directories being deleted
It's not a secret anymore!