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Adding Tomcat as service

 
Mike Tyson
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I have apache tomcat server running but it does not appear in services does anyone know how to add it there?
 
Mike Curwen
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When you installed it with the windows installer, you should have had the option to install as a service.

If you didn't use the installer or didn't select that option, then I understand there is a batch file somewhere in the tomcat directories that allows you to install it after the fact.

http://www.coderanch.com/t/81928/Tomcat/Tomcat-as-service
 
Andy Zhu
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I did this: installed tomcat 5.0.25 without service option. Later on, i ran $(CATALINA_HOME)/bin/service.exe, it installed tomcat5 as service but it doesn't appear in windows administration services. Anyway, I just want it to run manually. So do this at command line:

net start tomcat5 will start service
net stop tomcat5 will stop service

Good luck
 
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