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unable to start Tomcat5.5

Jayasri Alaparthi
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Joined: Aug 14, 2006
Posts: 67
Hello friends,
I installed Tomcat5.5 on my system newly,after installing j2sdk1.5,when I am giving the path http://localhost:8080 I am unable to get the home page. Can any one come forward to solve my problem
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 12761
1. how did you install Tomcat - as a service or as an application?
2. how are you starting Tomcat?
3. does a java process for tomcat show up in your task manager?
4. does anything get written to the tomcat logs directory?

It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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