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Serving static content outside the webapp directory with Jetty and Guice

I suppose, a very common use-case in any CMS is uploading a file, say, an image or a video. This task actually consists of two subtasks: enabling users to upload content, and ensuring that the same content can be viewed.

There can be various ways how to accomplish this depending on the setup and the whole system performance requirements, like serving the content from a separate web server for static content or even from a dedicated machine for just the static content only.

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