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Are they(apache and tomcat) Application Server?

saravanan periasamy
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Joined: Feb 06, 2005
Posts: 22
Hi,

It may be simple doubt,It makes sense for me.I want to know whether tomcat is application or web server as well as apache also?.


Thanks in Advance,
P.Saravanan
Charles McGuire
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Joined: Jan 18, 2005
Posts: 99
Apache is a web server.
Tomcat is a servlet container.


There's no place like 127.0.0.1
Ben Souther
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Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

See: http://faq.javaranch.com/java/WebVsApplicationServer


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