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J2EE Environment Variables

Sean Casey
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Joined: Dec 16, 2000
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Okay, so I got Tomcat working, and I've installed J2EE. I'm not sure which variables to set though. I'm running linux and my j2sdk is located at /usr/java/j2sdk1.3.0_02 . My j2ee is located at /usr/local/Java/j2sdkee1.3 . If anyone could help me set this up I would really appreciate it. I've just got a book on Servlets and JSP and I really want to try this stuff out. Thanks for any help.
-Sean
Rahul Mahindrakar
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Joined: Jul 28, 2000
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Sean,
Why do you want Tomcat???
For j2eesdk you do not need a Tomcat atleast in the Windows environment.

[This message has been edited by Rahul Mahindrakar (edited May 10, 2001).]
Sean Casey
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I was told I need Tomcat in order to create Servlets.
Desai Sandeep
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Sean,
Tomcat is bundled with J2EE Reference Implementation.The j2eesdk installation takes care of providing a web service for your clients.
Regards,
Sandeep

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Mike Curwen
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And in the same breath I'd mention that... If all you're doing is servlet development, you don't need J2EE. You just need Tomcat
 
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