It seems that when an exception falls through to Tomcat that the Tomcat instance (and all installed apps) stop functioning. Is there a way to setup Tomcat to continue to run after an application exception or at the very least have Tomcat restart when it stops responding?
Thank you for the reply. We are using the latest 5.5.23 Tomcat release with Java 1.5.10. We are starting up using the startup.sh script to start Tomcat.
I suspect it may be a servlet behaving badly. When I say that the installed apps stop functioning, requests to the server never return. The web browser never gets a response until the browser just gives a timeout. The odd thing is that once the error falls through on one of the servlets all of the installed servlets on the server behave the same way by not responding.
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Right off hand I would say you have one or more request Threads stuck in a loop and consuming all the CPU time.
Your first post mentioned an Exception - is that speculation or did one actually get reported?