How to get the web application root?

I am writing a plugin that needs to locate the
root of my web application.
(The case is that I am parsing JSP files and need to
know where my include files are located when the include
statement begins with a "/")


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I have found a solution which works.
First I get the project file, something like this:

Project project = (Project)event.getDataContext().getData(DataConstants.PROJECT);
VirtualFile pf = project.getProjectFile();

Inside the project file I look for the component:

If the path contains $PROJECT_DIR$, here is the code to get it:

ProjectRootManager projectManager = ProjectRootManager.getInstance(project);
VirtualFile rootFiles[] = projectManager.getRootFiles(ProjectRootType.PROJECT);

The path should in most cases be here:


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