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From Jeanfrancois Arcand <>
Subject Re: Tomcat Architecture: XML
Date Tue, 05 Nov 2002 21:26:47 GMT

all the magic reside under the Digester component used by Tomcat to 
parse xml file.


-- Jeanfrancois

micael wrote:

> I am interested in a particular part of the Tomcat architecture, and 
> NOT the relations between the containers, and the normal development 
> stuff.
> The use of xml is what interests me, and I cannot find any stuff on 
> how this works IN TOMCAT/CATALINA.  I know how xml works.
> What I would like to know is how the xml works in relation to the 
> applications IN TOMCAT/CATALINA.
> Is the xml in server.xml used as part of a design pattern using Java 
> reflection? What about the web.xml? Is the way various xml files are 
> used pretty standard, or are there great variations in Tomcat, struts, 
> etc. across the jakarta platforms. I keep trying to find this stuff 
> out, and have had little luck. I need to know the details before I 
> understand something.  I hope this is not too dumb of a question.
> Micael
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