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problem about path in JSP and Bean

 
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Hi all,

my web application contain jsp and support class(Bean).

in jsp i use BeanClass,
in BeanClass, some function read file content just like new File("/resource/file1.txt");
i put BeanClass.class in /WEB-INF/classes folder and jsp file under application context(/).

when i call BeanClass's function from jsp FileNotFound Exception occurs and it search file under %tomcat_directory%\webapps\resource\file1.txt even though i expected the path will be /my_context/resource/file1.txt


I'd like to know that how to point path relatively in BeanClass. I dont want to pass realPath from jsp to the bean. how can Bean will point dependently to the certain file location.


thanks,
kaze
 
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Try getResourceAsStream(String path) method in ServletContext rather than using new File().

The path expected by this method is the relative path, so /resource/<filename> should work fine.
 
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Hi Sravan Kumar,

Thanks for your reply.

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