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From Stephen Connolly <stephen.alan.conno...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: JSF2 and content from the classpath?
Date Fri, 04 Mar 2011 16:55:49 GMT
and if this/these .xhtml file(s) are actually facelets pages... will that
work?

On 4 March 2011 16:54, Kito Mann <kito.mann@virtua.com> wrote:

> Hello Stephen,
>
> With JSF 2, you can use the resource handling mechanism to load resources
> from META-INF/resources -- this works for composite components, images, etc.
> If you want to serve .xhtml files from a JAR, you need to write a custom
> ResourceResolver, which is a trivial exercise. See:
> http://ocpsoft.com/opensource/create-common-facelets-jar/.
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> On Fri, Mar 4, 2011 at 11:45 AM, Stephen Connolly <
> stephen.alan.connolly@gmail.com> wrote:
>
>> Hi,
>>
>> Just a quick question as I am doing some research.
>>
>> I cannot remember (and my google searches are just turning up far far too
>> much noize) whether it is possible to server content directly from jars on
>> the classpath rather than only from the wars.
>>
>> I'm thinking of a case where you might have a plugin mechanism, or a core
>> functionality and you want to be able to merge that into your web
>> application without expanding the jar file as a war overlay.
>>
>> I cannot recall if I only dreamt reading that you could do the following,
>> or
>> if you actually can.
>>
>> Jar would look something like:
>>
>> /
>>  com
>>    somecompany
>>      ...
>>  META-INF
>>    faces-config.xml
>>    content
>>      plugin.xhtml
>>
>> And then if the webapp had that jar on the classpath, a request for
>> /contextRoot/plugin.xhtml would server the content from the jar file and
>> not
>> bomb out because the file does not exist in the war file itself.
>>
>> -Stephen
>>
>
>

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