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is tomcat have performance limitation?

Dairmon Lee
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Joined: Feb 25, 2002
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Dear all,
I am new here and got a newbie's question: If I am using Tomcat as the Web Server, will there be a known limitation on performance issues?
I am concerning this, simply because this is a free server and I heard somebody said tomcat just for education purpose, you can't really use it as production server, is it ture?
Any comments will welcome!
W.F.
Thomas Paul
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You can use it as a production servlet/jsp engine but you should use apache as the production web server.
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Boon Subra
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Joined: Jul 18, 2001
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Hi
Thomas,I also have the same Q.
can u pl. justify why I should go for Tomcat with Apache as a production server.
If u mean to say that it takes vare of the HTML.
But wht if I use only minimal images on the page.
Thanx,
Bhuvana
 
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