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From Mark Thomas <>
Subject Re: URLStreamHandlerFactory
Date Tue, 15 Jan 2013 17:12:04 GMT
On 15/01/2013 15:55, e e wrote:
> Please let me know if I am posting this in the wrong mailing-list.

Yes, you are on the wrong mailing list. You want the users mailing list.


>    - Am trying to understand why WebAppLoader does a
>    URL.setURLStreamHandlerFactory().
>    - I see that a protocol handler is being set for "jndi://" protocol. Our
>    apps' do NOT use JNDI urls. I believe tomcat 6 has NOT used the jndi url
>    anywhere in its codebase.
>    - What feature in tomcat will get affected if I set my factory before
>    tomcat sets it. (Factory can be set only once).
>    - What feature will I lose if I set my factory.
> *Note*
>    - I cannot change the webapp's code to use the overloaded
>    which takes a URLStreamHandler as an argument. (Will require code changes
>    across 50 applications)
>    - I cannot set the  "*java.protocol.handler.pkgs*" as these classes must
>    be present in the system classpath. (Classloader hierarchy of our
>    app-server makes it difficult) (We run tomcat as one of the components in
>    our server) (Similar to any j2ee server)
> Sriram.

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