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From Konstantin Kolinko <>
Subject Re: mail.jar, activation.jar and classloading
Date Wed, 26 Jan 2011 11:57:33 GMT
2011/1/26 Michael Ludwig <>:
> What is special about mail.jar (and activation.jar) that requires
> putting them into the common.loader?
> Quote from the Tomcat docs:
>  Unpackage the distribution(s) and place mail.jar (and activation.jar
>  if required) into $CATALINA_HOME/lib so the JAR(s) is(are) available
>  to Tomcat during the initialization of the mail Session Resource.
> This question is spawned by a recent thread on the Ant mailing list,
> where the same question was raised in the context of classloading
> issues, but not answered.

It just says that you need to get those jars by yourself.

I have not verified the following, but I suspect that it is because of
their license.

> Mail task with mail.jar & activation.jar out of lib folder

Best regards,
Konstantin Kolinko

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