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From Jukka Uusisalo <>
Subject Re: WAR file creation
Date Sun, 16 Jan 2005 20:32:22 GMT
Warron French wrote:
> Can someone please provide me with the most direct path or keywords to lookup HOW TO
build a WAR file.  I am not a developer.
> I am totally overwhelmed everytime I hear that I have a new "application" to deploy (which
I am a little better dealing with now), but I do not know how to create a war file that contains
HTML, JSPs, Java Servlets, and etc...
> All I need is a document or webpage that says... you need this application, and you use
it this way.
> Any direction would be greatly appreciated.
> Oh also, I don't think this makes any difference, but our servers are both Linux &
Windows based.
> We run JBoss and also JRun.


I think it would be good practice to require your developers to create 
war file for you.

Anyway, there is some links that might be useful
look jar-tool, war file is same format that war file.

I think you should read also servlet spefication specks

And maybe it would be worth of use tools like ant

- Jukka -

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