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check status of web application

jeetu krishnan

Joined: Feb 13, 2006
Posts: 12
Please let me know ways to check the status of a web application from a Unix script?
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
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The methods available to check on the status of a web application will depend partly on the servlet container. For example, the Tomcat manager application has some simple commands that will respond to a URL. Your script could access the URL and examine the result.

What is your web application running in?
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