This week's book giveaways are in the Refactoring and Agile forums.
We're giving away four copies each of Re-engineering Legacy Software and Docker in Action and have the authors on-line!
See this thread and this one for details.
Win a copy of Re-engineering Legacy Software this week in the Refactoring forum
or Docker in Action in the Cloud/Virtualization forum!
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

Internal Server Error in Tomcat 5.5

 
Rithanya Laxmi
Ranch Hand
Posts: 185
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator

Hi,

I am using spring security with LDAP, I am deploying my application in tomcat and I am able to invoke the app successfully in the browser. But when I enter the uname/pwd and select submit in login I am getting 500 internal error. In the logs both in app logs as well as tomcat logs I didn't find any exceptions or errors every thing looks fine. What might the problem here and why internal error 500 is thrown? Please clarify.

Thanks.
 
Tim Holloway
Saloon Keeper
Pie
Posts: 18009
47
Android Eclipse IDE Linux
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
A 500 error is the result of a bug in the application program, not in Tomcat. There should have been a stack trace generated and without that we cannot even begin to guess what the problem is.

If you're still running Tomcat 5.5 at this late date, you probably have other problems. Tomcat 8 is probably going to go into production shortly, at which time Tomcat 6 will enter end of life. Tomcat 5 is long past end of life.
 
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic