Programatically Import a WAR file to my existing Tomcat

Hi;

I need to programatically Import a WAR file to my existing Tomcat via Java as  a simple console application.

I try to use this but it didn't really work out.

https://samindaw.wordpress.com/2010/06/14/eclipse-plugin-programatically-exportcreatebuild-war-file/

Is there a way to do this simply?
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jazzIIIloveAsked:
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CEHJCommented:
You do know that 'importing a war' is actually nothing more than copying the war file to the apps directory? Work on that basis
jazzIIIloveAuthor Commented:
and what about deploying that war file? And extracting it? Is there any fast way?

Br.
CEHJCommented:
That IS deploying it. Tomcat will do any extraction that's necessary
jazzIIIloveAuthor Commented:
Hi Cehj;

Thanks. I was extracting manually (right click on war and extracting with 7zip) under ROOT folder and tomcat was dealing it automatically without an issue.

So, what you say is that i shouldn't be extracting it?

Br
CEHJCommented:
So, what you say is that i shouldn't be extracting it?
You don't need to. Tomcat will do any extraction that's necessary

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