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Re: Jigsaw on Linux - Servlet resource disappears from JigAdm!!!

From: Benoit Mahe <Benoit.Mahe@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Wed, 09 Sep 1998 10:31:11 +0200
Message-Id: <199809090831.KAA25674@ender.inria.fr>
To: "S.Ramaswamy" <srswamy@giasdl01.vsnl.net.in>
cc: Jigsaw Mail List <www-jigsaw@w3.org>
"S.Ramaswamy" writes:

> We have been using Jigsaw2.0 beta 2 under Windows NT successfully. We
> zipped the Jigsaw from Windows NT  as it is including servlet
> configuration.to Linux box. The servlet started running fine. But
> somewhere, we suddenly started getting the error,
> http://...../servlets/MxStart not found on this server. We went to
> JigAdm and to our surprise the servlet resource under root had
> disappeared!!!

 Hum, you mean that the DirectoryResource "servlets" has disappeared?
 That can happen if the physical directory doesn't exists anymore, 
 don't you forget to copy this directory?

> 
> You had earlier mentioned about running Jigsaw with -trace option. We do
> not know how to do that? Hence I am not able to provide you with any
> more information

 Just add -trace in the command line.

> 
> For General Information
> =================
> 
> We are listing two points we observed for everyone's attention and
> comments
> 
> a)   If we do not say super.init() in the servlets that we have written
> by extending HttpServlet, we get "Remote Access Exception" when we try
> to confiure the servlet from JigAdm.

 That's logical, the init method of GenericServlet initialize the 
 ServletConfig. Without this Object, it's impossible to run the 
 servlet.

> 
> b) If we specify "matrix.tenza.servlet.MxStart.class" as the name of our
> servlet-class in Attribute Tab of a servlet then we get an error.
> Instead if we specify just "matrix.tenza.servlet.MxStart" then it works

 This bug has been fixed now, so it will work with the next release.

 Regards, Benoit.


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