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error running tomcat

nakul madaan

Joined: Jul 28, 2004
Posts: 1
"" iam getting this error after installing tomcat on windows 2000

The JAVA_HOME environment variable is not defined
This environment variable is needed to run this program
Using CATALINA_TMPDIR: ..\temp
The system cannot find the file
Catalin Merfu
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Joined: May 26, 2004
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Set the environment variable JAVA_HOME to the root directory of the JDK installation and retry.

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Bear Bibeault
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Moving to the Tomcat forum.

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