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Apache Tomcat 4.1 with Wins 98

Eric Tan
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Joined: Oct 11, 2006
Posts: 72
I have a problem. After i install apache tomcat 4.1 that i downloaded from the homepage itself. after i click the .exe file and install it. I click the configure tomcat after that it showed me a message saying missing .exe file.
Is it because wins98, there is a different way to setup my apache tomcat? or it's because of the installation file? hope that someone can help me on this issue.
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 13027
It has been a LONG time since I used Tomcat on Win98 but as I recall, Tomcat likes to use LOTS of environment variables and you have to increase the memory allocation for enviornment variables to at least 4096 bytes to get Tomcat to work.

I also suspect that the exe installer was never intended to be used with Win98 and that you would have better luck unpacking the zip file version.

I agree. Here's the link:
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