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IBM Websphere .war file

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I have a .war file installed in websphere 5.1. I need to chaneg a couple of class files as replacement . Can I directly replace the files by browsing to the .ear directopry?

Also if i have to redeploy the whole application with the changes i have, where cna i get teh war file fromt eh existing deployed war file in websphere?

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by:sravy
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Hi,
you can definitely add files inside .war in installed Apps
you will have to compile the class files and property files inorder to obtain the .war file.
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i get  a 500 error when ir eplace the new file. Just to amke sure when I put back the odl class file also its giving 500 error. These class files are correct. Am  doing something wrong? I am also boungin the server and restarting the app.
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try this:
stop all app servers mapped to the application, replace files, delete cache , tranlog , start servers.  
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how do i delete cache?
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check DMGR config>temp has the .ear/.war
full synchronization of nA's and restart before u bring up the servers.
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u mean go to the DMGR config directory? Could you please ellaborate a  little?
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go to profiles>dmgr>config>temp delete any .war/ear if present..
were you able to hit the application before making the change.
check systemout log ,system err logs too.
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thanks!
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you can use the admin console to export the war and download to desktop, import into AST or RAD and make needed changes, re-export the war with appropriate descriptors to deploy.
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