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From David Jencks <>
Subject Re: [VOTE] 2.0-M4 Binaries available (rc1)
Date Tue, 03 Apr 2007 07:41:09 GMT

On Apr 2, 2007, at 6:50 PM, Joe Bohn wrote:

> David,
> Very true.  I had just assumed that the minimal tomcat config.xml  
> must have included Jasper ... but I see that it doesn't.   I did  
> verify again that I can deploy the war on tomcat minimal and it  
> works.  When I list-modules I see the jasper config listed and  
> started but not the jasper-deployer.
> Looking a little further I see that tomcat6 includes a dependency  
> in its pom on jasper with a comment stating that it is "required  
> because tomcat and jasper share the LifeCycleProvider interface, or  
> AnnotationProcessor".  Jetty doesn't include this same dependency  
> and so it is not included.

Ah, hoist by my own petard or something like that :-).  I may be able  
to fix this in my next tomcat proposal.

david jencks
> Joe
> David Jencks wrote:
>> if jsps work on tomcat without the jasper and jasper-deployer  
>> configs then something is wrong :-)  Can you double check this?  I  
>> don't have a real problem including jasper with both jetty and  
>> tomcat, but I would prefer to know _how_ its getting included :-)
>> thanks
>> david jencks
>> On Apr 2, 2007, at 3:11 PM, Joe Bohn wrote:
>>> To maintain backward compatibility and consistency with the  
>>> minimal tomcat assembly (I only had this problem with Jetty) I  
>>> think we need to add Jasper & Jasper-Deployer into the assembly.   
>>> I'll give it a try.
>>> JSF is another story.  It wasn't included in earlier minimal  
>>> assemblies so we're not regressing any function if we choose to  
>>> not include it.  I don't have a strong opinion on it one way or  
>>> the other.
>>> Joe
>>> David Jencks wrote:
>>>> ya, I think I figured "minimal" meant "no jsps" which no one  
>>>> except greg wilkins might agree with :-).  How about jsf?
>>>> (maybe I'm exaggerating his distaste for jsps)
>>>> for jsps we need to add the jasper and jasper-builder configs.
>>>> for jsf we need to add myfaces and myfaces-builder configs.
>>>> the builder configs need to be loaded, the others can have  
>>>> load="false": any such config needs to be in the pom (yes, I had  
>>>> to build the tomcat-ee config about 4-6 times while I sorted out  
>>>> which went where)
>>>> thanks
>>>> david jencks
>>>> On Apr 2, 2007, at 2:36 PM, Joe Bohn wrote:
>>>>> Joe Bohn wrote:
>>>>>> geronimo-jetty6-minimal:
>>>>>> - Deploying a simple JSP war resulted in an  
>>>>>> UnavailableException for org.apache.jasper.servlet.JspServlet  
>>>>>> from the application classloader and failures attempting to  
>>>>>> start the GBean.  I'll open a JIRA for this issue.  I suspect  
>>>>>> that we're not including the correct jasper item in the  
>>>>>> classloader of the web app.  I think we can push this  
>>>>>> milestone out even with this error given that people can work  
>>>>>> with the jetty and the jee5 assembly until this issue is  
>>>>>> resolved in a subsequent milestone.
>>>>> Created
>>>>> Joe

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