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Configuring Static Content Deployment

Should you want to serve purely static content, you can use the Jetty Deployment Descriptor XML concepts and the internal ResourceHandler to setup simple serving of static content. Just create a file called scratch.xml in the ${jetty.home}/webapps directory and paste these file contents in it.

<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<!DOCTYPE Configure PUBLIC "-//Jetty//Configure//EN" "http://www.eclipse.org/jetty/configure_9_0.dtd">
<Configure class="org.eclipse.jetty.server.handler.ContextHandler">
  <Set name="contextPath">/scratch</Set>
  <Set name="handler">
    <New class="org.eclipse.jetty.server.handler.ResourceHandler">
      <Set name="resourceBase">/home/jesse/scratch</Set>
      <Set name="directoriesListed">true</Set>
    </New>
  </Set>
</Configure>

This is a very basic setup for serving static files, if you want advanced static file serving, use the DefaultServlet.

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