Apache Tomcat is an open source software implementation of the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies released under the Apache License version 2. The Tomcat project started at Sun Microsystems and was donated by Sun to the Apache Software Foundation in 1999.

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Tomcat and Apache comparison [closed]

What interests me are the similarities and the differences between tomcat and apache. When would one be used and when the other? Thank you.
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Difference between calling tomcat shutdown script and killing process

On our linux boxes, we have multiple users who run tomcat. Currently we are using process kill commands to kill the respective user's tomcat , instead of using shutdown.sh Are there any downsides of ...
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how to recover from a failed web server or reverse proxy

I have the following setup in my datacenter. Global LB --> HA proxy (2 instances on different servers via VRRP, performs HTTPS termination, acts as reverse proxy) ---> Nginx(2 instances on different ...
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How vulnerabilities in the Java affects application running in Tomcat/JBoss

I wonder what impact has Java vulnerabilities on application in Tomcat. For example Java 1.6u45 has many reported security bugs (Remote Security Vulnerability). You can easily exploit it on client ...
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Unchanged Elastic Beanstalk transitions to RED health

I've got an application running on Elastic Beanstalk that seems to randomly transition to RED. The App is running just fine and has been for a while (it is also not crashing) but every once in a while ...
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Apache Tomcat & SSL - not connecting from different Sub Network

we are deploying an Apache Tomcat .WAR application provided from a third party. We have followed all the instructions provided from the party. The specs are: windows 2008 server Apache Tomcat 6.0.37 ...
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Discerning GoDaddy SSL Certificate Types

I'm following these instructions for installing a GoDaddy Certificate in Apache Tomcat: ...
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How can I run Apache Tomcat and Node.JS servers at the same time?

I'll give you an example of what I want: Let's pretend my domain is domain.com for now. My server machine is a Linux (Ubuntu). I'm currently running Tomcat as my server on ports 80 and 8080. I have ...
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Manage multiple ports with Apache Tomcat

I already switched my default port from 8080 to 80, but here's a problem: I need to also be able to manage port 8000, too. Current ports are: 8080, 80. How do I map a new port (8000) to a new webapp? ...
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How to add symbolic link as webapp to webapps in Tomcat 7 on Linux?

Setup I use Apache Tomcat 7 on an Arch linux distribution, and my webapps directory is located at /usr/share/tomcat7/webapps. In this directory one should create a directory, and put META-INF and ...
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AWS: network ACL blocks outbound traffic

I am implementing a REST service in Amazon AWS. The internal servlets listen on numerous ports like 8080 and 9000, and an Apache configured as a reverse proxy serves them with proper URL schema using ...
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Running two different application servers on the same Oracle RAC database

I would like to set up a basic high availability solution for one application server (Tomcat, JBoss). Is it possible to run to clone each application server and connect clone a to node1 and clone b to ...
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How to get statistics of apache tomcat

I'm new to Tomcat server. I'm designing a tool that provides the statistics of hits(page views) in a tomcat server. i.e . I want to design a monitoring tool that gives the data of hits from a ...
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Apache - How to limit Content-Type header length to avoid CVE-2014-0050?

On Thursday a DoS problem with Tomcat was announced in a Tomcat mailing list ("[SECURITY] CVE-2014-0050 Apache Commons FileUpload and Apache Tomcat DoS"). An attacker seems to be able to cause an ...
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Issue Deploying Sample WAR on Turnkey Tomcat

I am trying to learn how apache and tomcat and war files work I have downloaded The Turnkey Tomcat on Apache VM and am running it in Parallels http://www.turnkeylinux.org/tomcat-apache I have ...
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Tomcat Slow Deployment On Windows

I have a Windows Server 2008 64 bit machine with 16GB of RAM and 8 cores (AMD Opteron 2.0GHZ). The problem I'm having is Tomcat takes over an hour to unpack and run a .war file. Are there any Tomcat ...
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Azure web role runnig Java returns 500

I am new to Java/Apache tomcat I needed to build a web service in azure cloud services, using java. The web service is running on apache tomcat 7, jdk 1.7 and communicating a mongo-db that is running ...
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How to authenticate a user through certificate exchange?

I have an web application A where a user has to authenticate through a username/pass method (https://server.local/webappA). A secure connection is established (HTTPS) with the server A. Then, these ...
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Monitor Tomcat-JDBC connections

The company that I work for sells a java web application that runs in Tomcat. The primary problems we have are that the tomcat containers become unresponsive and need to be restarted and that the ...
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Nginx cookie path for JSESSIONID not set

I have a problem with the JSESSIONID of a web application that is running on a Tomcat. The webapplication is running at https://alm-staging.domain.de/webclient.webapp/. Nginx should proxy all request ...
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Move an online domain to local computer

If I move a server to local machine, how can I access the website it's serving in my local network? Right now if you go to the website's link, domain name will point to our server but what is we ...
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Confluence Proxy Error Reason : Error reading from remote server

Since this morning I have trouble accessing my confluence. It's on an Ubuntu 12.04 server. The error itself is this Proxy Error The proxy server received an invalid response from an upstream ...
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Nginx proxy_pass to Tomcat non-root webapp?

I would like to use nginx as a proxy to a Tomcat non-root app but am having problems to do that. This is the code that I use: location / { proxy_pass http://127.0.0.1:8080/app_v1.1.0/; ...
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Apache UseCanonicalName On isnt passing ServerName to CGI

On Apache 2.4 in in a virtualhost I have: UseCanonicalName On ServerName somename ServerAlias www.someothername.com According to the docs: With UseCanonicalName On Apache will use the hostname ...
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How can I run multiple Jackrabbit instances or repositories under one Tomcat server?

I've got one instance of Jackrabbit 2.6.5 running under Tomcat 7.0.42 on Ubuntu 13.10 by dropping the WAR into Tomcat's webbapps folder as jackrabbit.war. If I copy the war file to jackrabbit2.war, ...
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Tomcat logging and mod_proxy

I have Tomcat running on port 8080, and when I send a request directly to Tomcat it works fine: curl -IL http://localhost:8080/myapp HTTP/1.1 302 Moved Temporarily Server: Apache-Coyote/1.1 ...
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Tomcat container managed global security and second authentication in webapp

I like to secure all webapps deployed to Tomcat with a single (form based) login. Hence I successfully configured a security-constraint in Tomcat's conf/web.xml with the url-pattern /*. User ...
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What is the ideal strategy for RAM consumption between applications deployed in same tomcat 7 container or in different tomcat 7 instances

I have been thinking about how to manage RAM between different 3 java webapps. I have blurred concepts in mind. Deploy all the web apps in the same tomcat7 instance or have 3 different instances of ...
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My Bitnami Tomcat Stack (on EC2 AWS) is generating DoS attack

I have a very small java web app that is deployed on a Bitnami Tomcat Stack on AWS. We are using this app in the company with only 5-10 user base daily, and generating only below 100MB of traffic per ...
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Load Balancing MongoDB

I have an application written in java with tomcat that I am ready to start scaling for production. As I understand it, i shouldn't use a load balancer with mongodb router instances as it can cause ...
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How to maintain configuration files on a server?

I regularly install a product (Atlassian Confluence, which is Tomcat + a few files) on my server. For each upgrade, after unpacking the tar.gz, I need to change the following files: conf/server.xml ...
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tomcat looks like it is reloading constantly

I'm not a tomcat expert by any means, but this just looks wrong to me... Jan 24, 2014 10:05:34 PM org.apache.catalina.core.AprLifecycleListener init INFO: The APR based Apache Tomcat Native library ...
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Tomcat - JDBC Data Access Exception

My company has a web application that allows users as part of their business process to upload large documents (10+ MBs) into the application. For fast connections it works great with the document ...
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Tomcat fails to return syn requests to F5

I have an F5 LTM sitting in front of two tomcat servers which host 4 applications. When I initially create the pools and add the members to the LTM I can hit all applications. This is the weird part, ...
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Amazon EC2 instance of Windows Server 2012- unable to connect to simple webserver

Using Amazon EC2 I have successfully launched a Windows Server 2012 instance and configured it to run a Tomcat webserver. From within the VPS itself, I know the webserver is working because I see the ...
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http in the Location-header when the original request was made over https

I am currently implementing https on our production environment, but I am scratching my head over a little thing here. SSL is terminated in the load balancer and the flow in our stack is basically ...
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set up apache mod_proxy_balancer on Cloud for sticky sessions without route and jvmRoute

In order to get Apache working with Tomcat sticky sessions using mod_proxy_balancer, we need to configure a route in the Apache conf and a matching jvmroute in Tomcat's server.xml I need to set up ...
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difference between _default_:* and *:* in VirtualHost Context

I want to know the difference between "default:*" and "*:*" in VirtualHost Context. <VirtualHost _default_:*> #... ServerName host.example.com #... </VirtualHost> ...
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differences between jndi in tomcat and jboss

What are the differences between jndi in tomcat and jboss ? I have heard, that jndi in tomcat is not a full jndi, but only a small part, is it true ? Has jndi in jboss more capabilities ? What are ...
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Apache2 + Tomcat : Receiving request through apache2 results in timeout and proxy error

So we use apache as a reverse proxy to send request to our solr (search application) which is hosted in tomcat. We have another server hosted in jboss which sends data in binary format to the apache, ...
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Logging not getting disabled

Out Tomcat 8 is logging so much so that by the evening the catalina.out inflates to GBs of data. I followed the procedure given on the tomcat website to replace JULI logging with LOG4J. Now LOG4J has ...
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Using Tomcat server for production - Ideal configuration [duplicate]

Consider an webservice application (No sessions used) with around 10000 users and some 300 concurrent connections in peak period. What kind of server configuration(In terms of RAM mainly) I can use? ...
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Pound: address already in use

Below is the config that I use in pound for load-balancing a set of Tomcat. To get started I just used one tomcat instance. The URLs that I want pound to forward is of the type ...
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Mobile URL Rewriting for a specific Server Path

I have a website running on www.example.com using a Tomcat web server. On this tomcat the website is running in the root directory. Now I have a mobile web app which is located under ...
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Remap.config in Clustered mode ATS

I have a cluster of Apache Traffic Server. These are operating as reverse proxy for a set of tomcat instances, each having, say 5 servlets. I need to configure the ATS in such a way that there is ...
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jboss vs tomcat administration

I have a java with spring web app (war), I will not use any jee features that don't run on tomcat. I already call and expose webservices, but I do it with bundled cxf. Currently I am using tomcat7. ...
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Solr 4.6.0 Logging issue on CentOS

I'm using solr 4.6.0 on CentOS 6.5 and installed it after this tutorial. http://andres.jaimes.net/878/setup-lucene-solr-centos-tomcat/ I started it and I have the problem that it loads forever in ...
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Tomcat6, SSL, Windows - connector issues

I've been asked to move an http tomcat install to https. We've ordered and installed the cert and have followed the directions given by the application developer that are not working - so went and ...
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Apache Tomcat setting Max file upload size

I am implementing a Grails/Groovy web app, I want to limit the user's file upload size, I don't want someone uploads a 10GB file to my server. What I figured out was that most approaches to calculate ...
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Apache Tomcat directory access, restricted and accessible only by web application

I have a Grails app. I want to move out all the images users upload to a directory outside of my web-app directory, somewhere else on the disk. Then I want to allow my application to serve them on ...