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shan Iyer
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Joined: Jul 13, 2005
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I installed tomcat 5.5 and I use jdk 1.5. , both on WIN98.
Tomcat gives me the error "out of environment space".
Please help.
Thanx in advance,

Warm Regards, S.Iyer
Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

If you do a search on this forum with the keywords 'environment space' you should find quite a few threads that discuss this.

In a nutshell, by default, win98 doesn't have allot enough memory for the environment variables needed to run Tomcat. Once you increase this, Tomcat will run fine.

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