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deploying Servlets in Apache (w/ Tomcat plug-in)

Jeffrey Hunter
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Joined: Apr 16, 2004
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Hi All,
I'm used to deploying my web apps in Tomcat stand-alone, by deploying the app to the webapps directory. Simple enough.

I am now working on a system that uses an Apache web server, with the Tomcat plug-in to support JSP/Servlets.

I'm finding that it is not as straightforward to deploy my apps anymore. Does anyone have any suggestions, as far as deploying a simple HelloWorld Servlet? Any good links?

Say my Servlet is called HelloWorldServlet.
The page, hello_world.jsp has a form, which submits to this servlet.

The hello_world.jsp file is on the Apache web server at var/www/html.
Where will I put the Servlet?

Thanks for any help!
Mike Curwen
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Joined: Feb 20, 2001
Posts: 3695

You're going to have to ask your provider for details on the how and where. Hosted solutions vary greatly in the details of how to get servlets/jsp running.
 
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