How to remove bundled plugin from WAR file?

When building WAR file for web server. Is it possible to remove plugin from bundled plugins? And if yes. How to remove it?

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Find the file and remove the plugin from the zip file.

Nic - some are not turn-offable but you may not want them. Can't think of an example though...

Going to try also this and will let you know if it was sucess.

This works. I found the file, unziped, erased plugins. Then placed to folder edit-webapp/WEB-INF/classes and rebuild the war. Thanks

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It is possible to add "remove file X" to the build scripts.

Question is - why? The bundled plugins fall into two groups - ones that you need and ones you can easily turn off in the UI. I can't think of a reason why you'd want to go to the effort of doing this when it's easier to simply turn them off after installation.

Thanks for tip. I'm going to try this. I need it because I have non standard deployment with Jira 5.2 on jboss 4 and I cannot get Universal Plugin Manager started so I need to remove unwanted plugins from bundled package.

What script should I edit? I looked in build.xml and fund nothing about bundled plugins there.

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