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Multiple Instances of Tomcat

kamal kumar sharma
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Joined: Jul 26, 2011
Posts: 9
Hi ,
I am trying to run two instances of TOMCAT in windows.Here following that i have done.

1.set CATALINA_HOME=C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 6.0
2.set CATALINA_BASE=D:\tomcat2
3.copy conf,temp,work,logs,wepapps in tomcat2 installation directory
4.changed the port number in server.xml for tomcat 2
5.now started the tomcat home

but second instance of tomcat does'nt start.

Please help me to get rid off from this problem.

Thanks,
Vijitha Kumara
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Joined: Mar 24, 2008
Posts: 3838

Welcome to the CodeRanch, Kml Sharma!
kml sharma wrote:... but second instance of tomcat does'nt start...

What problem(s) you have? Any errors etc...


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Tim Holloway
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Probably you didn't change the other 4 port numbers in server.xml. Tomcat uses more than just port 8080.

But without actual error messages, that's just a guess based on what people usually miss out on.


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kamal kumar sharma
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Joined: Jul 26, 2011
Posts: 9
Hi ,

yes,i have modified all required port number in server.xml of second TOMCAT instances.
SHUTDOWN=5555
HTTP/1.1=5554
AJP/1.3=5553
CATALINA_BASE=D:\tomcat2 and copied conf,logs,webapps,work folder to this location.

for primary instance
CATALINA_HOME=C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 6.0

SHUTDOWN=1500
HTTP/1.1=1499
AJP/1.3=1498

after that when i start first instance ,it started as before but the for second instance when i access following url.
http://localhost:5554 the browser shows

can't establish a connection to the server at localhost:8888.

Thank you
Tim Holloway
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That would seem to indicate that Tomcat is working, but the page request redirected to port 8888.

Are you using Apache web server with a Tomcat connector?
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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