Type: New Feature
Resolution: Auto Closed
Affects Version/s: 2.7
Fix Version/s: None
I have the following artifacts
MyWar1.war depends on MyJar.jar and SomeThirdParty.jar
MyWar2.war depends on MyJar.jar
MyJar.jar also depends on SomeThirdParty.jar
Now I want to create an ear with MyWar1 and MyWar2, and I want to make them skinny wars so that MyJar.jar should not be included in both the wars.
For some reason, the SomeThirdParty.jar has to be in the WEB-INF/lib directory of MyWar1.war
Here is the structure I want:
As you can see, I want the SomeThirdParty.jar in MyWar1 as well as in the lib directory.
Is there any way to achieve it if I am using <skinnyWars>true</skinnyWars>?
If not, we should have some way of doing this, maybe by supporting nested <dependencies> in the <webmodule> tag which would override the skinnyWars behavior for the listed dependencies like