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how to read tomcat logs?

varun bihani
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I am unable to find the reasons for the crash of my tomcat server.. It crashes at some time, and I am not able to find out the reasons for that.
How do I read logs?


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Bear Bibeault
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They are text files. You can open them in any text editor.


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varun bihani
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I am sorry to be not clear..
I meant, how to analyze them ? my tomcat crashes time and again. i want to know how can I check the problem ?
Bear Bibeault
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Look for the stack traces.
 
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