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setting up new project

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i created a new project varunwork in webapps folder wid proper hierarchy like it have web-inf folder in it wich contains classes folder and a web.xml.i kept a main.html file for testing in varunwork folder . now wen i access wid url http://localhost:8080/varunwork it doesnt show any files in it and says...

The requested resource (/varunwork/) is not available.
but wen i do this...http://localhost:8080/varunwork/main.html
my html contents are displayed well on browser.
help plz...
if there is a path set up problem plz tell the appropriate way to set path..thnx
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main.html is not one of the standard "welcome" files. In the default web.xml (under the conf directory) we find:

So a file named index.html will be served if Tomcat gets a request that does not name a html file.
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