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ray bond
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Joined: Oct 11, 2000
Posts: 111
I have my site working on internet and have own server , I installed tomcat and configure it on port 8090 , on the same server if I enter url "http://www.mysite.com:8090" it shows tomcat server homepage and tomcat works fine , but if from other computers if I try same url , it shows page cant be found , I checked with the firewalls but everything is ok , what should be done more with tomcat so from other systems also I can access tomcat.
I am running MS IIS server on windows 2000, is something to do with IIS to show that tomcat is java plugin for IIS ,
thanks
[This message has been edited by ray bond (edited April 13, 2001).]
Cundra Mundra
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Joined: Apr 16, 2001
Posts: 11
If you look at the �jakarta.apache.org� web site you�ll find that Tomcat is NOT a web server, it is a deployment tool for development web technologies. What you might need is to install the Apache web server and then you can access your web site from anywhere.
Andrew Shafer
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Joined: Jan 19, 2001
Posts: 338

I'm not sure what is causing your problem, but Tomcat will work fine as a stand alone web server. (Albeit, not the greatest server)
I have run it stand alone and also coupled with apache.
Are the other machines able to load your site from the IIS on port 80?
Like, I said, I'm not sure why you have this problem, but I can say the problem is not because Tomcat can't be a web server.
Good Luck
I'd be interested to know how you fix this.


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ray bond
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Joined: Oct 11, 2000
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other machines can access iis on port 80 , if on the server system I access "http://www.mysite.com:8090" , it shows tomcat homepage , but from anyother system , it does not work .
it shows up on server system , does it mean that it has properly configured and working as standalone server , than how to access it from other systems ,do i have to do something that tomcat can work with iis webserver or apache webserver, what to do ,
thanks
[This message has been edited by ray bond (edited April 17, 2001).]
 
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