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Naresh Rajan
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Joined: Sep 08, 2005
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What is the differnece between CATALINA_HOME and CATALINA_BASE? As far as my knowledge goes CATALINA_HOME is the tomcat folder. Please explain me in this regard

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William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
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There are several references to CATALINA_BASE in the tomcat-docs section of your Tomcat installation.
and a whole bunch of other howto.html files mention it.
I agree. Here's the link: