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From Mark Thomas <>
Subject Re: pluggable protocols in web apps
Date Fri, 04 Feb 2005 22:00:25 GMT
No useful info at the moment but this looks a lot like bug 10982 
( that I am just 
starting to look at. Keep an eye on this bug report. If I make any 
progress I will update it.


Martin Goldhahn wrote:
> We use pluggable protocols to access resources. These don't seem to work
> with the class loading scheme Tomcat is using. Having a class
> no.mycomp.protocols.myprot.Handler I do the following:
> 1. prepend "no.mycomp.protocols|" to the system property
> "java.protocol.handler.pkgs"
> 2. create a URL with URL u = new URL("myprot://whatever");
> I get a MalformedUrlException: unknown protocol myprot
> When I debug the code I see that the call Class.forName(....) in
> URL.getURLStreamHandler() fails (The one in the try block). After that
> the System class loader cannot load my protocol handler either. 
> Is ther a way to get this working. perferably without moving archives to
> Tomcat's common\ or Java's endorsed path?
> Martin 
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