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Tomcat 5 to 6

Dan Parsons
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Can Web apps that are developed using Tomcat 5.5.16 be transferred and work on Tomcat 6?
Ulf Dittmer

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Yes. Tomcat 6 supports newer version of the Servlet and JSP specifications; nothing was removed or incompatibly changed.

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Jesper de Jong
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Webapps that run on Tomcat 5 should run without any changes on Tomcat 6.

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I agree. Here's the link:
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