Hi, when i tried to see the Tomcat Administration page by giving http://localhost:8080 in the browser ,after tomcat installation in my redhat linux machine, i am getting the following error in an alert message.
The connection was refused when attempting to contact localhost:8080
what does it mean.why this error occured?please help me.I have downloaded and installed jdk1.6.0_04 in usr/java and jakarta-tomcat-5.0.28 in usr/local.
I am using redhat linux 4 and apache 2 and jdk 1.6.0_04.shall i uninstall the tomcat and reinstall another version.If so could anyone tell me where should i download tomcat and what are the installation instructions i have to follow?coz i am confused by looking at different installation instructions.please give me any useful link to download and install tomcat properly in my linux machine.
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There's no point in installing Tomcat again - you said you started the version that's installed. If you got neither error messages on the command line, nor any errors in the log files (those are generally in the TOMCAT_HOME/logs directory) then Tomcat should be running.