This week's giveaway is in the EJB and other Java EE Technologies forum. We're giving away four copies of EJB 3 in Action and have Debu Panda, Reza Rahman, Ryan Cuprak, and Michael Remijan on-line! See this thread for details.
Well, that would probably be a cleaner approach. In fact I came across such a suggestion on the web somewhere. But still wanted to explore other alternatives. Looks like it's time I revisited the servlet container features of Tomcat. I was actually viewing Tomcat from a management/monitoring perspective,so didn't quite consider this approach.