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From "David Duddleston" <>
Subject RE: WAR file
Date Sat, 03 Jun 2000 22:51:29 GMT

> > getResource is the most flexible but getRealPath should work
> just fine in
> > most cases.
> >
> > What do you think.
> getResource() works always (i.e. even if your servlet engine is
> clustered and the actual file doesn't reside on the disk), getRealPath()
> doesn't.
> Sure, tomcat doesn't make use of clustered enviornments very well, but
> this may not be the case in the future.
> Just consider this when you evaluate the two.
> (I myself proposed to deprecate getRealPath() in the servlet expert
> group but got rejected)

I guess that settles it then! getResource() is just cooler anyways ;-)

Is the idea still to get the cocoon.xconf in the /cocoon/WEB-INF/ folder,
yet still have the site work relative to the root docBase for the Cocoon Web


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