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From André Warnier>
Subject Re: [tomcat 6.0.35]- propert loadin
Date Sun, 10 Feb 2013 21:27:08 GMT
Tim Watts wrote:
> On Sun, 2013-02-10 at 18:51 +0800, vicky wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> My application need a "resource/properties" file to exist in the
>> CLASSPATH, for this i placed my resource file in <CATALINA_BASE>/bin
>> folder & it was working fine.
>> But since yesterday my application reporting the error that properties
>> file doesnt exist in classpath/path
>> In order to fix then i created the lib folder in my <CATALINA_BASE> &
>> placed my "properties/resourc"e file over there, which eventually
>> fixed my application CLASSPATH issue.
>> But the thing which makes me wonder that how my application was able
>> to access the properties file earlier when i placed it
>> <CATALINA_BASE>/bin  location
>> & what makes it to stop now.
>> Kindly suggest what all can be the scenarios/prossible use case for
>> this, 
>> TOmcat version - 6.0.35 
>> Thanks
> The only reasonable explanation is that you angered the Supreme Tomcat
> God by putting your resource in {CATALINA_BASE}/bin.  Being indisposed
> to suffer fools for long, she removed it and made you do penance by
> putting it in a Sanctioned location such as {CATALINA_BASE}/lib.  Be
> Glad O Sister!  The Tomcat God is Merciful and Smiles down upon you!
But let this be a warning, as She does not always act so benignly when one Jerry-rigs 
one's classpath.

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