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Shyam Sunder
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Joined: Dec 23, 2006
Posts: 24
Hi friends,

i am trying to install Tomcat 5.5 windows service installer.
after extracting the exe. In bin folder i am unable to see the shutdown.bat and startup.bat files
Actually i am trying to install tomcat in my laptop the OS is windows vista and java 1.6 version (default it got while configuring the laptop) is there any problem with OS and jre1.6?
Ben Souther
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Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

The .exe install doesn't use the batch scripts.

If you install this way, you'll have start menu items, a task bar icon, and optionally a Windows Service.

If you want to run Tomcat from the batch scripts, download the ".zip" installation.


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Shyam Sunder
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Joined: Dec 23, 2006
Posts: 24
Originally posted by Ben Souther:
The .exe install doesn't use the batch scripts.

If you install this way, you'll have start menu items, a task bar icon, and optionally a Windows Service.

If you want to run Tomcat from the batch scripts, download the ".zip" installation.


Hi Ben,
Thanks for your reply
But previously i used to do the same with XP OS. At that time i am able to see all the bat files.
Akhilesh Trivedi
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Joined: Jun 22, 2005
Posts: 1558
Originally posted by Ben Souther:
If you want to run Tomcat from the batch scripts, download the ".zip" installation.


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