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Tomcat Servlet - Find directory of webapp

Posted on 2010-09-22
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In a servlet, I'd like to be able to find the web-inf directory of the webapps directory for web app the servlet is in dynamically.

How can I do this?
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Aka, on a windows box default install, I'd like to find:

C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 5.5\webapps\MyApp\
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ServletContext.getRealPath("WEB-INF")

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Servlet.getServletContext().getRealPath()

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request.getRealPath(request.getServletPath())

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thanks
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