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Debugging tomcat from Eclipse

Grace Green
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Joined: Nov 08, 2010
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I have followed the instructions under "Debugging Tomcat as an External Tool from within Eclipse" at, but all I see through my Eclipse is the stuff below. I run the app, and it never gets to the breakpoints (the breakpoints are set up correctly in the correct page ...)

Using CATALINA_BASE: "C:\home\applications\Apache-Tomcat-6.0.29\apache-tomcat-6.0.29"
Using CATALINA_HOME: "C:\home\applications\Apache-Tomcat-6.0.29\apache-tomcat-6.0.29"
Using CATALINA_TMPDIR: "C:\home\applications\Apache-Tomcat-6.0.29\apache-tomcat-6.0.29\temp"
Using JRE_HOME: "C:\Program Files\Java\jdk1.6.0_22\jre"
Using CLASSPATH: "C:\home\applications\Apache-Tomcat-6.0.29\apache-tomcat-6.0.29\bin\bootstrap.jar"
Usage: catalina ( commands ... )
debug Start Catalina in a debugger
debug -security Debug Catalina with a security manager
jpda start Start Catalina under JPDA debugger
run Start Catalina in the current window
run -security Start in the current window with security manager
start Start Catalina in a separate window
start -security Start in a separate window with security manager
stop Stop Catalina
version What version of tomcat are you running?
I agree. Here's the link:
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