Attaching a new patch (hierarchical_deployment_special_char.patch). In this, I've used the character '!' instead of '/' in the hierarchical path. This avoids all complications that can be there in dispatch time. And also this patch contains deployment tests for hierarchical services.
> Supporting hierarchical service deployment in Axis2
> Key: AXIS2-4479
> URL: https://issues.apache.org/jira/browse/AXIS2-4479 > Project: Axis 2.0 (Axis2)
> Issue Type: Improvement
> Components: deployment
> Reporter: Isuru Eranga Suriarachchi
> Attachments: hierarchical_deployment.patch, hierarchical_deployment_special_char.patch
> Currently Axis2 can only deploy services at the repository/services level. This makes it impossible to deploy several versions of the same service.
> Therefore, I've improved our deployment engine to deploy services by looking at the hierarchical path of the service. For example this allows us to deploy a service repository/services/foo/bar/version.aar. And also this allows us to deploy any number of services as follows.
> In the implementation, I've attached the hierarchical part of the service (versionService/1.0.1/) in front of the service name which is read from the services.xml. And also I've fixed the URI based dispatching logics to dispatch the services correctly.
> This improvement doesn't affect any of the existing functionalities. The only limitation of this is we can't deploy a RESTful service in this manner. Those can only be supported at repository/service level. That is because, incoming URL of a RESTful service can contain '/' separated parameters to the service.
> I'm attaching the patch with this.
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