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From "Andy Birchall" <andy.birch...@rchive-it.com>
Subject RE: Using Tomcat without JDK
Date Wed, 30 Jan 2002 15:50:16 GMT
Yes #1 is true.
If I put the servlet.jar in the JRE_HOME\lib\ext directory it works, so we will just do this.
Thanks for your help.
Andy

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Randy Layman [mailto:randy.layman@aswethink.com]
> Sent: 30 January 2002 14:29
> To: 'Tomcat Users List'
> Subject: RE: Using Tomcat without JDK
> 
> 
> 
> 
> > -----Original Message-----
> > From: Andy Birchall [mailto:andy.birchall@rchive-it.com]
> > Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 9:55 AM
> > To: Tomcat-User
> > Subject: Using Tomcat without JDK
> > 
> > 
> > Does anyone know if its possible to use Tomcat with just the 
> > JRE rather than the JDK?
> 
> Yes.  If you don't use JSP (or precompile all your JSPs into servlets) you
> can distribute the JRE and Tomcat will work fine.
> 
> > 
> > Because of licensing restrictions with distributing the Sun JDK,
> > we would like to distribute our servlet application with the JRE only.
> > 
> > I have tried to run Tomcat with the JRE rather than the JDK by setting
> > JAVA_HOME to the JRE home directory. When I run Tomcat and try to load
> > our startup servlet in the browser I get:
> > "Exception in thread "main" java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: 
> > javax/servlet/http/HttpServlet"
> > 
> > Our servlets are in jar files in <TOMCAT_HOME>\lib. We use 
> > servlets only, not JSP.
> > We are running Tomcat 3.2.3 on Win2000.
> > 
> > Does anyone know why Tomcat fails to find the HttpServlet?
> 
> 	1.  If you set your JAVA_HOME back to a JDK does Tomcat work fine
> again?  If so its probably due to some jar files being in the
> JAVA_HOME/lib/ext directory on one and not the other.
> 	2.  If not #1 then you probably want to check your TOMCAT_HOME/lib
> and verify that the servlet.jar file is there.
> 	3.  If not #1 and #2 then post again with values for JAVA_HOME and
> TOMCAT_HOME and we'll see where we can go from there.
> 
> 	Randy
> > 
> > Thanks
> > Andy Birchall
> > 
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