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From epr...@orpheus.fr
Subject Re: TC7 + AntCompiler problems with whitespace in pathname
Date Tue, 17 Jan 2012 12:18:52 GMT
> Answer Mark's email to you first.

Done.

@Pid: thank you for the reminder, I thought I already posted an answer!

Erik

> On 17/01/2012 10:21, eprost@orpheus.fr wrote:
>>> And I really, really do not understand why the people who make the
>>> installer of the
>>> Windows version of Tomcat - and who are undoubtedly otherwise pretty
>>> smart
>>> people - are
>>> compounding the issue by installing this by default in a sub-directory
>>> named "Apache
>>> Software Foundation".
>>
>> Following Andre's advice, I googled with "deployment" and found this:
>>
>> - TC6: In CGI Mode, "executable" full path with spaces does not work
>> https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=49657
>>
>> - TC5: Tomcat fails to start on linux if CATALINA_HOME contains a space
>> https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=43578
>>
>> - TC5: java.endorsed.dirs is not used when JSP compilation is forked
>> (see
>> comment #2)
>> https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=31257#c2
>>
>> It looks like having spaces ought to be ok.
>>
>> => Does anybody having experience with Tomcat dev team think I should
>> fill
>> a new bug?
>
> Answer Mark's email to you first.
>
>
> p
>
>
>> Thank you.
>>
>>> eprost@orpheus.fr wrote:
>>>> ### Summary
>>>>
>>>> TC fails to compile JSP when 1) the compiler is AntCompiler and 2)
>>>> there
>>>> is a whitespace somewhere in the pathname to TC home dir.
>>>
>>> Personal opinion : you should not do that (use paths with spaces in
>>> them).
>>>  It was a
>>> stupid idea to allow this in the first place, and the person who first
>>> implemented this in
>>> an operating system should be found and shot (or at least be awarded an
>>> IgNobel prize; or
>>> have the costs of this over the years deducted from their old-age
>>> pension).  It always
>>> brings problems somewhere down the line, and not only with Tomcat.
>>>
>>> And I really, really do not understand why the people who make the
>>> installer of the
>>> Windows version of Tomcat - and who are undoubtedly otherwise pretty
>>> smart
>>> people - are
>>> compounding the issue by installing this by default in a sub-directory
>>> named "Apache
>>> Software Foundation".
>>>
>>> Now about whether this is a bug in Tomcat or its documentation : I am
>>> fairly sure that not
>>> long ago, I saw a strong warning somewhere in the on-line Tomcat
>>> documentation, about not
>>> using spaces in pathnames somewhere, as it was not supported by some
>>> component.
>>> It may have been somewhere related to "deployment".
>>>
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