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Cant find resource file inside tomcat

 
Ralph Ching
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hello,

i have this property file that my web app needs and i decided to put it inside tomcat's conf folder so it could be modified outside the war file(i was assuming it was included in the container's classpath at runtime).

The problem is i cant access it using resourcebundle class. i have done it before using JBoss, but i can't seem to figure out how to do it in tomcat. am i missing something here?
 
Bear Bibeault
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Firstly, I wouldn't pollute Tomcat's conf folder with your own files. Choose some other specific place for it.

In any case, the conf folder is not added to the classpath, so it won't be available.
 
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Originally posted by Bear Bibeault:
Firstly, I wouldn't pollute Tomcat's conf folder with your own files. Choose some other specific place for it.


Agreed.
The tomcat/shared/classes folder will be on your application's generated classpath.
 
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