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From "James Williamson" <ja...@nameonthe.net>
Subject Re: Apache serving static content
Date Tue, 16 Apr 2002 21:32:18 GMT
Ken,

I've send the dev list a few e-mails about this (and other bugs I've seen)
and
I should really send this patch to them. However, I need to eradicate a few
issues with it before I send it to them.

Regards,

James Williamson
www.nameonthe.net
UK Tomcat Hosting


----- Original Message -----
From: Ken Anderson <ka@pacific.net>
To: Tomcat Users List <tomcat-user@jakarta.apache.org>
Sent: Tuesday, April 16, 2002 9:25 PM
Subject: Re: Apache serving static content


> What is the advantage of deploying all resources of a webapp inside the
> webapp directory? If there is a need for a webappIgnore feature, perhaps
> this question should be brought to the the dev list?
> Ken
>
>
> Brandon Cruz wrote:
> > I have the same issue with mod_jk.  We deploy all of our web application
> > within tomcat_home/webapps.  If a webapp is called myWebapp, then a
request
> > to /myWebapp/image.gif will be processed by Tomcat due to the fact that
it
> > matches the /myWebapp/* declaration.  Is there a way to keep images from
> > being processed by Tomcat if they are inside a webapp?  Something like
the
> > patch that James mentions below would be exactly what I am looking for.
> >
> > Configuration is Apache/Tomcat 3.2.4 using several different Webapps.
> >
> >
> > Brandon
> >
> > P.S.  If anyone has problems with tomcat serving images very slowly, the
> > JkLogLevel should be set to "error" instead of "warn" inside of
httpd.conf.
> > This is not really documented anywhere for tomcat 3.2.4, but results in
HUGE
> > improvements in speed if you are serving an image-heavy page in a
webapp.
> >
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: James Williamson [mailto:james@nameonthe.net]
> > Sent: Tuesday, April 16, 2002 11:19 AM
> > To: Tomcat Users List
> > Subject: Re: Apache serving static content
> >
> >
> > Gabriel,
> >
> > I wrote a quick patch a while ago for mod_webapp that lets you
> > specify patterns to ignore (i.e. the request never sees Tomcat).
> >  So apply the patch and recompile, and  in your httpd.conf file use
> > WebAppIgnore directives to tell mod_webapp which patterns to ignore.
> >
> > i.e.
> > WebAppIgnore *.html
> > WebAppIgnore /cgi-bin/*
> >
> > I haven't thoroughly tested it so would be pleased to know
> > how you get on. Please find the patch attached. I would submit
> > to the developers except I need to fix a few problems with it
> > (You must put the WebAppIgnore's after you've declared your
application).
> >
> > Regards,
> >
> > James Williamson
> >
> > www.nameonthe.net
> > UK Tomcat Hosting
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: Gabriel Maffia <gmaffia@technisys.net>
> > To: Tomcat Users List Service <tomcat-user@jakarta.apache.org>
> > Sent: Tuesday, March 19, 2002 5:07 PM
> > Subject: Apache serving static content
> >
> >
> > Hello Again:
> >
> > I know I can be kinda annoying, but I really need to know if someone
could
> > make mod_webapp + warp configuration to serve only dynamic content, and
> > apache serve only the static content.
> >  If not, does anyone know where can I find a reference for mod_webapp?
> > Because it seems like there is no detailed documentation on how to use
it.
> >
> >
> > Thanks a LOT!
> >
> >
> > Gabriel Maffia
> >
> >
> >
> >
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