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From "RTE - Meridian Club" <merid...@dataco.net>
Subject RE: Continuing Frustration and Misery with Deployer [255790:132313]
Date Fri, 07 Oct 2005 15:35:50 GMT
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: "Allistair Crossley" <Allistair.Crossley@QAS.com>
> Received: 10/7/2005 4:34 PM
> To: "" <tomcat-user@jakarta.apache.org>
> Subject: Continuing Frustration and Misery with Deployer
>
> Hi List,
>  
> Honestly, I wish Tomcat web application deployment would be easier/smarter. To pre-empt
certain list members from telling me it's my fault, I can assure you my WAR itself is totally
100% no doubts valid. 
>  
> Perhaps it is my method of deploying that is causing the issue, I don't know. I am attempting
to use the Tomcat Client Deployer (the Ant script that comes with deployer).
>  
> I use it to compile the WAR and now want to deploy it to a waiting Tomcat. I ensured
my Tomcat webapps folder was wiped and the conf/Catalina/localhost had no context configuration
files.
>  
> My WAR contains a META-INF/context.xml for deploying the context configuration.
>  
> After I compile my WAR with Deployer, I call 
>  
> C:\apache-tomcat-5.5.12-deployer>ant -Dserver=intratest deploy
> Buildfile: build.xml
>  
> deploy:
>    [deploy] OK - Deployed application at context path /ROOT
>  
> So it's deployed OK. 
>  
> I wait 5 minutes and then put a request into Tomcat. 404. Why? Because it failed to start
the context which in a nutshell is all I ever get when deploying from WARs.
>  
> My WAR has been exploded fully which is at least something.
>  
> The logs reveal:
>  
> 2005-10-07 16:18:29,882 -  WARN (org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig:597) - A docBase
D:\jakarta-tomcat\webapps\ROOT inside the host appBase has been specified, and will be ignored
> 2005-10-07 16:18:30,163 - ERROR (org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext:3796) - Error
starting static Resources
> java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Document base D:\jakarta-tomcat\webapps\ROOT does
not exist or is not a readable directory
>  at org.apache.naming.resources.FileDirContext.setDocBase(FileDirContext.java:140)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.resourcesStart(StandardContext.java:3777)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext.start(StandardContext.java:3948)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.addChildInternal(ContainerBase.java:759)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.addChild(ContainerBase.java:739)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.addChild(StandardHost.java:524)
>  at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployDescriptor(HostConfig.java:603)
>  at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployDescriptors(HostConfig.java:535)
>  at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.deployApps(HostConfig.java:470)
>  at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.start(HostConfig.java:1118)
>  at org.apache.catalina.startup.HostConfig.lifecycleEvent(HostConfig.java:310)
>  at org.apache.catalina.util.LifecycleSupport.fireLifecycleEvent(LifecycleSupport.java:119)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1020)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardHost.start(StandardHost.java:718)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.start(ContainerBase.java:1012)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardEngine.start(StandardEngine.java:442)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService.start(StandardService.java:450)
>  at org.apache.catalina.core.StandardServer.start(StandardServer.java:680)
>  at org.apache.catalina.startup.Catalina.start(Catalina.java:536)
>  at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke0(Native Method)
>  at sun.reflect.NativeMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(NativeMethodAccessorImpl.java:39)
>  at sun.reflect.DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.invoke(DelegatingMethodAccessorImpl.java:25)
>  at java.lang.reflect.Method.invoke(Method.java:585)
>  at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.start(Bootstrap.java:275)
>  at org.apache.catalina.startup.Bootstrap.main(Bootstrap.java:413)
> 2005-10-07 16:18:30,163 - ERROR (org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext:3949) - Error
in resourceStart()
> 2005-10-07 16:18:30,195 - ERROR (org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext:4100) - Error
getConfigured
> 2005-10-07 16:18:30,195 - ERROR (org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext:4153) - Context
[] startup failed due to previous errors
> 2005-10-07 16:18:30,195 -  INFO (org.apache.catalina.core.StandardContext:4250) - Container
org.apache.catalina.core.ContainerBase.[Catalina].[localhost].[/] has not been started
>  
> It is not clear if this exception is thrown at the time when the WAR has not been exploded
and of course ROOT will not exist.
>  
> My META-INF/context.xml has
> <Context docBase="/ROOT" reloadable="true" antiJARLocking="true" antiResourceLocking="true"
swallowOutput="true">
> 
> Does nobody else have issues with using the Deployer? Is it just me having all this bad
luck? Honestly I am at my wits end with this deployment. I am fed up with manually having
to deploy files to our Tomcat servers, exploding them myself and then restarting Tomcat. 
> 
> When will Deployer actually work?
> 
> Kindest, frustrated, Allistair.
> 
> 
> 
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