On 03/22/2011 12:31 AM, Daniel López wrote:
> AFAIK, you either place the .war file in webapps or define the directory
> using an explicit web-app tag, but having both is not necessary and just
> seems to confuse Resin.

They're supposed to be merged with the <web-app> in the resin.xml 
applied last (taking precedence). Internally, though, that merging is a 
fairly complicated operation, so it's certainly possible that a 
combination of version="true/false" with ROOT might be a case we haven't 

-- Scott
> S!
> D.
> El 22/03/2011 1:03, Keith Fetterman escribió:
>> I am experiencing a problem in resin 4.0.16 where resin is not expanding
>> the ROOT.war file if I explicitly define the root webapp in resin.xml
>> file.  In resin.xml, I have the tag "<web-app id="/"
>> root-directory="webapps/ROOT"/>" defined under my"<host>" tag.  I also
>> have the tag "<web-app-deploy path="webapps" versioning="true"/>"
>> defined under my "<host-default>" tag.
>> When I update the ROOT.war file in my "webapps" directory, the war file
>> is not being expanded into the webapps/ROOT directory.  I have tried
>> both shutting down resin, updating the ROOT.war file and then starting
>> resin, and I've tried updating ROOT.war while resin is running.
>> If I remove the tag "<web-app id="/" root-directory="webapps/ROOT"/>"
>> from the resin.xml file, then ROOT.war expansion occurs.
>> Do I need to add an attribute to the<web-app id="/"
>> root-directory="webapps/ROOT"/>   tag to get the war file to expand?
>> Also, what is the difference between the attribute "root-directory" and
>> "document-directory" in the<web-app>   tag?  I noticed in the resin
>> documentation that "root-directory" is mentioned in the list of
>> attributes but "document-directory" is not on the following page:
>> http://caucho.com/resin/reference.xtp#web-app
>> But, if you look at the examples, they all show "<web-app id='/apache'
>> document-directory='/usr/local/apache/htdocs'>"
>> Thanks,
>> Keith
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