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From "Shapira, Yoav" <>
Subject RE: Symbolic link
Date Mon, 30 Aug 2004 12:58:28 GMT

Follow QM's message.  As a short-term hack, if running from an unpacke
WAR, you could set allowLinking="true" for your Context and then symlink
from your docBase to /home/jiten/images.

Yoav Shapira
Millennium Research Informatics

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Jitendra Agrawal []
>Sent: Saturday, August 28, 2004 4:25 AM
>Subject: Symbolic link
>How can I allow symbolic links in tomcat.
>I have a directory /home/jiten/images/.
>There are several programs updating this images folder and accessing
>it. If I move it or make it symbolic link, they will break.
>I am supposed to show the images in this directory from tomcat. What
>is the best way? I tried making symbolic link in webapps directory as
>well as in my jsp application directory. I get a 404 error in both
>cases. I guess symbolic links are not allowed by default.
>Thanks in advance,
>Jitendra Agrawal
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