File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes Struts and the fly likes CATALINA HOME Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Frameworks » Struts
Bookmark "CATALINA HOME" Watch "CATALINA HOME" New topic


Pankaj Shet
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 08, 2006
Posts: 289

Hello everyone,
I have downloaded the netbeans 6.0.1 with all the reqired plugins.When i start a new web project using the struts application framework,it asks for the server with the options of TOMCAT 5.0,TOMCAT 6.0 etc.when i choose any of the options, it asks for the CATALINA_HOME for the same, what should be the CATALINA_HOME for the same?

B.Sc.(I.T.), S.C.J.P., S.C.W.C.D., PGDAC(CDAC)
Joe Ess

Joined: Oct 29, 2001
Posts: 9188

Catalina is Tomcat's servlet container. The CATALINA_HOME environment variable is the base directory of the Tomcat install (which contains bin, common, conf, logs and so on).

[How To Ask Questions On JavaRanch]
Pankaj Shet
Ranch Hand

Joined: Sep 08, 2006
Posts: 289

thanks a lot!!! and sorry for late reply...
I agree. Here's the link:
It's not a secret anymore!