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From David Jencks <>
Subject Re: Geronimo Follow Symbolic Links
Date Tue, 08 Jan 2008 18:48:02 GMT

On Jan 8, 2008, at 9:33 AM, Adam Ruggles wrote:

> I'm using Geronimo 2.2 with tomcat.  I'm trying to get Geronimo to  
> follow
> symbolic links.  I have a folder outside the webapp that I use a  
> symlink to
> allow the user to browse that folder.  In tomcat I was able to edit  
> the
> server.xml file with <DefaultContext allowLinking="true"/>.  How can I
> accomplish this in Geronimo.

I wouldn't call myself a tomcat expert, but I don't know of any way  
to do this in geronimo.  I expect it would be easy to add, so you  
could add a Jira issue asking for it.  I expect we'd need a new  
tomcat specific element in geronimo-web.xml, although since I'm not  
familiar with the exact meaning or effect of the property I could be  

david jencks

> Thanks,
> Adam
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