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From Andre van Dijk <>
Subject Re: Tomcat newbie: multiuser installation
Date Mon, 27 May 2002 18:49:54 GMT
Op ma 27-05-2002, om 00:06 schreef Neil Zanella:
> but every time I recompile a servlet placed under the
> /usr/local/jakarta-tomcat-4.0.3/webapps/ROOT/WEB-INF/classes/
> directory I have to restart the Tomcat server as root
> in order for the changes to take effect. I need to
> set up Tomcat in such a way that each user can restart
> the server since no user is supposed to know the root

You can use the Tomcat manager application to restart applications etc.
The manager application has its own password protection. Have a look at:

> passwod. In addition, each user should be able to keep
> their own servlets under their ~/public_html directory
> since each user can only write under ~ and /tmp. Also,
> they should able to have a URL involving ~username
> point to their servlets.

I'm not sure how this would be done but it should be possible.

Andre van Dijk <>
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