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From Kevin Marx <simplyfema...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: ROOT.xml problem
Date Fri, 01 Jun 2012 21:22:30 GMT
The ROOT.xml file is in the Catalina/localhost folder

Renaming the folder didn't work BTW.

I have the /corda folder located in the /webapps folder

I'd like the /corda to be the default app

when I don't have the ROOT.xml file, I can go to the browser and enter http://localhost/corda
and everything works fine

I'd like it to work so that when I enter http://localhost I get the corda as the default.
(without having to use the /corda in the URL)

I know there is a way to do this without renaming things to ROOT, that's what I'm looking
for.  How do I set up the ROOT.xml file so that it makes the /corda the default rather than
/ROOT as the default?

Kevin

On Jun 1, 2012, at 12:43 PM, Christopher Schultz wrote:

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> Kevin,
> 
> On 6/1/12 2:40 PM, Kevin Marx wrote:
>> I am using Tomcat 7 and wish to have my app open as the default
>> page.
>> 
>> I have googled and basically found the following recommendation,
>> but its not working.  Wondering what I am missing?
>> 
>> ROOT.xml codeā€¦.
> 
> Where is your ROOT.xml file?
> 
>> <?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
>> 
>> <Context docBase="corda.war" path="/corda"
> 
> Obviously, you don't want the "path" to be set to "/corda" if you want
> the context path to actually be "". The "path" attribute is illegal in
> this context anyway, so remove it entirely.
> 
> You should probably have the above file in META-INF/context.xml with
> *no docBase* inside your WAR file. Just name your WAR file ROOT.war
> (note that ROOT must be uppercase, even on a case-insensitive
> filesystem like NTFS).
> 
> - -chris
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