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Subject [Cocoon Wiki] Update of "WindowsXpJdkTomcatCocoonInstallation" by DWang
Date Mon, 12 Dec 2005 17:59:03 GMT
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Installation for Windows XP based on guide by ''Jim Bloggs'' using:

 *Tomcat 5.5.12
 *Cocoon 2.1.7
'''Installing j2sdk1.5.0_05'''
 1.  '''Download''' the file called ''j2sdk1.5.0_05'' from the ''Sun Microsystems'' site under
java downloads.
 1.  '''Extract''' everything in that file to the highest level in the root directory you
wish to install to, in this case c:\ using Winzip, which should create a directory called:

'''Installing Tomcat 5.5.12'''

 1. '''Download''' the file called '''' from the ''Tomcat'' site in the Tomcat 5.x
(see the sidebar)
  *Look around middle of the page for a section labelled ''5.5.12'' and download either the
zip file or the Windows Executable file.  
 1. '''Extract''' everything to c:\ using Winzip, which should create a directory called:

  *c:\Tomcat 5.5
 1. '''Set''' the ''JAVA_HOME'' and ''CATALINA_HOME'' environment variables. 
 Start  >  Settings > Control Panel > Performance and Maintenance > System >
Advanced tab > Environment variables... > System Variable pane, New... etc.

  *Variable name:  '''JAVA_HOME''', Variable value:  '''C:\jdk1.5.0_05'''
  *Variable name:  '''CATALINA_HOME''', Variable value:  '''C:\Tomcat 5.5'''
  *Variable name:  '''PATH'''', Variable value:  '''C:\jdk1.5.0_05\bin'''
  *Variable name:  '''CLASSPATH''', Variable value: '''.;''' (a period followed by a semi-colon)

 1.#4 '''Test''' the server by running it. 
  *Start > Programs > Apache Tomcat 5.5
 1. '''View''' the default installation screen. The screen should be available when you see
the message on your browser by visiting: 
 1. '''Stop''' the server by stopping the application. 
  *In the Tomcat console screen, click the ''Stop'' button near the bottom left.
'''Installing Cocoon 2.1.7'''
 1.  '''Download''' the file called '''' from the ''Cocoon'' site
 1.  '''Extract''' the source to ''c:\'' using Winzip, which should place everything in a
directory called: 
 1. '''Build''' the binary. It may run for quite a while. (Approximately 15 minutes)
  *	Double-click on the ''build.bat'' file found in the direct you installed cocoon.
  *	Do not be surprised by the many disturbing warning messages. 

 1. '''Copy''' the Xalan parser to Tomcat. 
  *	copy C:\cocoon-2.1.7\lib\endorsed\xalan-2.6.1-dev-20041008T0304.jar to C:\Tomcat 5.5\common\endorsed\

 1. '''Copy''' ''over'' the webapp directory hierarchy as a subdirectory of the '''Tomcat'''
''webapps'' directory named ''cocoon'' 
  *	Create a folder called ''cocoon'' in C:\Tomcat 5.5\webapps
  *Copy C:\cocoon-2.1.7\build\webapp and paste into C:\Tomcat 5.5\webapps\cocoon /
 1. '''Restart''' Tomcat from the services window: 
  *Start > Programs > Apache Tomcat 5.5
  *Click on the ''Start'' button the lower left of the Tomcat console 
 1. '''View''' the Cocoon startup screen in your browser which should be avaliable here: 
  *	http://localhost:8080/cocoon/ 

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