I am putting together a new build environment and when I upload a new .war file, Tomcat does not seem to be unwrapping it into a directory structure, or restarting.
Does there have to be some setting that needs to be set for this? I am using ubuntu
To get the autodeploy behavior, you'll want to find the
As long as those are set, it should automatically explode the .war file. Keep in mind that this only applies to .war files placed in the webapps directory.
A service restart is not necessary for a redeploy, so you should not expect to see the Tomcat service restart itself.