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running web-app

gaurav abbi
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Joined: Jan 05, 2007
Posts: 108
hi all,
i just want to know if i can run a web-application by keeping my whole web-app directory structure in some other directory instead of keeping it in TOMCAT_HOME.
if yes, can anybody giveme some link or tell me the steps i need to follow.

thanks,<br />gaurav abbi
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42965
yes, that's possible. Check out the docBase attribute of the Context configuration.
I agree. Here's the link:
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