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From Konstantin Kolinko <>
Subject Re: Symlinks inside WEB-INF/classes not working for me
Date Tue, 14 Jul 2009 02:06:45 GMT
> While I agree with your recommendation for using a more sophisticated
> build/deployment process, I disagree with your reasoning. Java and/or
> Tomcat should not have any problem reading files via symlinks. As far as
> I know, Java's I/O API does not have the ability to distinguish between
> symbolic and hard links.

and some OS does not have the ability to distinguish lowercase and
uppercase names. (joking...).

See how allowLinking and caseSensitive options are implemented in

Best regards,
Konstantin Kolinko

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