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From Aladin Alaily <tom...@aladin.ca>
Subject Re: stop ``ant install'' copying the app to <tomcat>/webapps
Date Fri, 14 Apr 2006 18:53:17 GMT
LOL!

I read the first line of your response and automatically thought:
oh my god...

Then I laughed when I saw the "just kidding!" part.

You're welcome & thanks for the laugh.

Aladin



tschaeffer@acesoft.com wrote:

> Aladin Alaily <tomcat@aladin.ca> wrote on 04/14/2006 12:45:52 PM:
> 
>>
>>tschaeffer@acesoft.com wrote:
>>
>>>This is a fundamental question, but I can't find an answer to it 
> 
> anywhere. 
> 
>>> Probably right in from of my nose.
>>>
>>>I have set up my development environment exactly as directed in the 
> 
> tomcat 
> 
>>>docs.   When I ``ant install'', the app is copied to the 
> 
> <tomcat>/webapps 
> 
>>>directory, and a subsequent ``ant compile'' after a JSP change updates 
> 
> the 
> 
>>>copy in the build directory, but tomcat doesn't see it unless I do a 
>>>``remove'' and ``install''.  I expected ``install'' to deploy it from 
> 
> the 
> 
>>>build directory.
>>>
>>>Is there some setting in server.xml or web.xml that allows this?  I 
> 
> don't 
> 
>>>want to develop in the <tomcat>/webapps directory.
>>>
>>>Thanks
>>>
>>>Tim S.
>>>
>>
>>Hi Tim,
>>
>>Assuming your application is called "tim" and you want to map it to 
> 
> "/tim"
> 
>>Place a tim.xml file in: ${TOMCAT_INSTALLATION}/conf/Catalina/localhost/
>>
>>tim.xml contains:
>>=================
>><Context path="/tim" reloadable="true" docBase="LOCATION OF YOUR 
>>COMPILED CODE!" />
>>
>>build.xml:
>>==========
>>Tell ant to compile the code in the location specified in tim.xml
>>
>>Now, your applicaiton will reload everytime you re-build and you won't 
>>have to develop in the <tomcat>/webapps directory.
>>Hope this helps.
>>Aladin
> 
> 
> But my application isn't called "tim".
> 
> Just kidding!  That works great, thanks.  This should be mentioned in the 
> Application Developer's Guide of the Tomcat docs.
> 
> Tim S.
> 
> 
> 
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