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Subject cvs commit: jakarta-tomcat-catalina/webapps/docs jasper-howto.xml
Date Wed, 01 Jan 2003 15:26:34 GMT
remm        2003/01/01 07:26:34

  Modified:    webapps/docs jasper-howto.xml
  - Due to continued problems with javac, I think fork should default to true.
  Revision  Changes    Path
  1.4       +6 -3      jakarta-tomcat-catalina/webapps/docs/jasper-howto.xml
  Index: jasper-howto.xml
  RCS file: /home/cvs/jakarta-tomcat-catalina/webapps/docs/jasper-howto.xml,v
  retrieving revision 1.3
  retrieving revision 1.4
  diff -u -r1.3 -r1.4
  --- jasper-howto.xml	31 Dec 2002 14:48:44 -0000	1.3
  +++ jasper-howto.xml	1 Jan 2003 15:26:34 -0000	1.4
  @@ -116,7 +116,7 @@
   <li><strong>fork</strong> - Have Ant fork JSP page compiles so they are
   performed in a seperate JVM from Tomcat? <code>true</code> or
  -<code>false</code>, default <code>false</code>.</li>
  +<code>false</code>, default <code>true</code>.</li>
   <li><strong>javaEncoding</strong> - Java file encoding to use for generating
   java source files. Default <code>UTF8</code>.</li>
  @@ -159,10 +159,13 @@
   <li><strong>fork</strong> - The internal JVM javac compiler used by Ant
   has a known memory leak. And Ant requires that java compiles be synchronized,
   i.e. only one JSP page can be compiled at a time.  Set fork to
  -<code>true</code> so that Ant compiles JSP pages in a seperate JVM.
  +<code>true</code> or do not define it (it is the default value) so that Ant

  +compiles JSP pages in a seperate JVM.
   This removes the synchronization of JSP page compiles and prevents
   all the javac classes from being instantiated and subsequently garbage
  -collected by the JVM Tomcat is running in.</li>
  +collected by the JVM Tomcat is running in. This also works around known 
  +issues with javac, including memory leaking, as well as JAR file locking
  +on Windows.</li>

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