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debugging Tomcat in VisualAge

Peter Stokes
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Joined: Dec 07, 2001
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I'm using Tomcat 3.2.3 in VA J 4. How can I debug servlets with VA?
- I've tried breakpoints but can't work out how to debug even if there is an error in the servlet.
Any help is appreciated...
Kyle Brown
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So, are you saying that your breakpoints never get hit? Are you sure you've made it that far?
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Peter Stokes
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Joined: Dec 07, 2001
Posts: 9
Hi Kyle,
As far as I can tell, it should work - the class file has debug attributes, and there are no probs with Tomcat. The servlet runs fine, but never hits a break point.
- I'm new to VA so I must be doing something stupid!
Peter Stokes
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Joined: Dec 07, 2001
Posts: 9
Done it !
There was a problem with the workspace so I took a clean workspace and it worked !
 
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