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From Peter Donald <>
Subject Re: Problems creating WAR file
Date Fri, 16 Nov 2001 00:50:45 GMT
On Fri, 16 Nov 2001 08:16, Michael Weir (Transform Research) wrote:
> I create a .war file using ant code that looks like this:
> 		<zip	zipfile="${win32.webappsDir}/cm.war"
> 				basedir="${win32.webappsDir}"
> 				excludes="*.war"
> 				excludes="*.properties"
> 		/>
> I'm on W2K, and when I use Explorer to look at my directories, they are all
> in the correct case, that is "CM/WEB-INF".
> But when I look inside the new .war file, the case has been changed.  The
> files in the WEB-INF directory have their directory as "cm\web-inf", and
> the files inside the "CM\WEB-INF\lib" directory are listed correctly.
> What's going on?  Can anyone help?

Your zip tools is "helping" you. If it identifies a file that is in full 
uppercase it thinks it is a DOS file and thus will display it all as lower 
case to make things more pretty. Nice of it to do that for you - isn't it ? ;)



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