I am trying to run my first application servlet in apache tomcat 5.5.23 but it doesnt work. The example servlets and JSPs work fine but my application( called "firstapp") gives a http 404- resource not found error.
I am using JDK 6 and have setup the the JAVA_HOME variables and compiled the source for my app. here is the hierarchy where I have placed the application
here are the contents of the web.xml:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="ISO-8859-1"?>
PUBLIC "-//Sun Microsystems, Inc.//DTD Web Application 2.3//EN"
Could anyone please help me!!!!!!!!!