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From "Shapira, Yoav" <Yoav.Shap...@mpi.com>
Subject RE: Using a META-INF\context.xml doesn't work as expected with Manager app .war upload
Date Mon, 09 Aug 2004 16:01:40 GMT

Hi,
I don't think we support a nested docBase when using a WAR file, such as
tests/whatever.  The WAR itself is the docBase if packed, or the WAR's
root directory if unpacked.

Yoav Shapira
Millennium Research Informatics


>-----Original Message-----
>From: Michael Echerer [mailto:mech@tngtech.com]
>Sent: Monday, August 09, 2004 11:59 AM
>To: tomcat-user@jakarta.apache.org
>Subject: Using a META-INF\context.xml doesn't work as expected with
Manager
>app .war upload
>
>
>Hi,
>
>I use Tomcat 5.0.19.
>
>I'm playing around with the Manager web application and want to deploy
a
>.WAR
>file that contains a META-INF\context.xml deployment descriptor.
>
>Deploying the .WAR file using the upload feature works, and the
context.xml
>that
>I put into the META-INF\ is copied (but renamed?! to utility.xml) to
>conf\Catalina\localhost as expected.
>
>The problem is that I provide this context.xml:
>
><Context path="/utility" docBase="tests/utility" debug="0"/>
>
>So I would suggest that the .WAR file is uploaded and unpacked to
>webapps/tests/utility. But it is not! It's straightforward unpacked to
>/webapps/utility.
>Finally the docBase in utility.xml (alias context.xml) doesn't match
the
>real
>location. :-( Thus the context is not accessible.
>
>Is this the expected result?
>Is it only possible to deploy a context directly to webapps when using
the
>manager application and the META-INF\context.xml? - Or am I missing
>something.
>
>Hope you can help!
>
>Thanks
>Michael
>
>
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