#10 ✓resolved
Erwan Loisant

'play war' fails when the war name looks like the play project

Reported by Erwan Loisant | October 5th, 2010 @ 11:55 AM | in 1.1

In the 1.0 branch the updates to the 'play war' to stop creating the war in a subfolder of the project also prevents the play war command from creating a war with a name that looks like the play app.

i.e if your porject is:

you are prevented from creating

The guard on line 467 of play is the cause.

The code is something like:

    if war_path.startswith(application_path):
        print "~ Oops. Please specify a destination directory outside of the application"
        print "~"

Imported from Launchpad: https://bugs.launchpad.net/play/+bug/529677

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