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From "James Williamson" <ja...@nameonthe.net>
Subject Re: Apache serving static content
Date Wed, 17 Apr 2002 00:12:34 GMT
Hi Ken,

That won't work, mod_webapp only looks at the uri, the Alias directive
modifies the filename
(as do things like mod_rewrite) during the uri translation phase, obviously
doing this has no effect.

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: Wednesday, April 17, 2002 12:35 AM
Subject: Re: Apache serving static content


> As a workaround, you can use an apache alias directive.
>      Alias /images/ "$tomcat_home/webapps/webapp_name/images/"
>
> Ken
>
>
> James Williamson wrote:
> > 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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