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From "Szegedi, Attila" <szeg...@scriptum.hu>
Subject RE: Entity in web.xml
Date Fri, 22 Mar 2002 09:57:48 GMT
Try declaring your ENTITY using a public identifier:

<!ENTITY jspdecl PUBLIC "jspdecl"
"/var/tomcat4/webapps/ROOT/WEB-INF/jspdecl.xml">

This works for me altough I've only used Tomcat 3.x versions this far.
Cheers,
  Attila.

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Benoit Mahe [mailto:bmahe@activia.net]
> Sent: Friday, March 22, 2002 10:49 AM
> To: Szegedi, Attila;
> Cc: Benoit Mahe
> Subject: Entity in web.xml
>
>
> Hello, I'm trying to use entity in web.xml for tomcat 4.0.3, but
> it doesn't work:
>
> Here is my web.xml:
>
> <!DOCTYPE web-app
>     PUBLIC "-//Sun Microsystems, Inc.//DTD Web Application 2.2//EN"
>     "http://java.sun.com/j2ee/dtds/web-app_2_2.dtd"
> [
> <!ENTITY jspdecl SYSTEM
> "/var/tomcat4/webapps/ROOT/WEB-INF/jspdecl.xml">
> ]>
>
> <web-app>
>
>  <!-- ... -->
>
>  &jspdecl;
>
> </web-app>
>
> But when tomcat starts, I got an exception:
>
> 2002-03-22 09:39:42 ContextConfig[] Parse error in application web.xml
> java.lang.NullPointerException
> 	at java.util.Hashtable.get(Hashtable.java:320)
> 	at
> org.apache.catalina.util.xml.XmlMapper.resolveEntity(XmlMapper
> .java:441)
> 	at
> org.apache.xerces.readers.DefaultEntityHandler.startReadingFro
> mExternalEntity(DefaultEntityHandler.java)
> 	at
> org.apache.xerces.readers.DefaultEntityHandler.startReadingFro
> mEntity(DefaultEntityHandler.java)
> ...
>
> Are you using entities in web.xml with tomcat 4.0.3?
>
> Regards,
>
> Benoit Mahe.
>
>
>


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