One thing that is particularly overwhelming when starting out with WebCenter is the number of configuration files used. My background is from working on JSF based applications, particularly Richfaces. Some of the files are common but a lot aren’t and the question in my mind so often was, “What on earth is this file doing?”
This post covers a number of useful links that I have come across during my reading that explain the purpose of all the diffent configuration files.
What configuration files should I know about?
Configuration files touched when manually migrating a project.
Web User Interface Configuration
Files affected when developing and why