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About server.xml in Tomcat

bulent yuce
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Joined: Jul 29, 2007
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Hello

* I haven't any problem but i want to learn something about tomcat.
What is Engine?What does it do?
What happened when we use 2 Engine in one server.xml?
What is advantage and disadvantages about 2 Engine?
There are 2 Engines default in server.xml.
Have i use only one Engine?or can i use more tha one?

* Can i create server base datasource?
Or only create application base?

* Where tomcat firstly look for context.xml
What is the sequence of looking context.xml in tomcat.
Like that firstly look server.xml in the application.
Next look common context.xml file in TOMCAT/conf, then that's go on.
Have someone have any idea?

* How is thread pool in tomcat?
How can we change its configurations?
Are there any file about that?
or in which file, configuration take place.

Thanks
Jesper de Jong
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That's a lot of questions... You can find the answer to most of those questions by carefully reading the Tomcat documentation. Especially the Apache Tomcat Server Configuration Reference explains in detail how the server.xml configuration file works.


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