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Tomcat on Apache?

Dan Parsons
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Joined: May 30, 2007
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Trying to understand Apache and Tomcat relation.
It looks like Tomcat Web container sits on Apache server? Apache server can have other server sides such as PHP etc... but Tomcat is only a JSP/Servlet engine??

So if I have Tomcat 6 it is sitting on Apache which sits on my Windows 2003 server??
Ben Souther
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Joined: Dec 11, 2004
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See if this article helps:
http://faq.javaranch.com/java/WebVsApplicationServer


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Dan Parsons
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Joined: May 30, 2007
Posts: 70
Thanks Ben, you are always quick to help on this site.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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