tomcat-users mailing list archives

Site index · List index
Message view « Date » · « Thread »
Top « Date » · « Thread »
From Justin Ruthenbeck <just...@nextengine.com>
Subject Re: Environment variables, are they really needed??
Date Thu, 17 Jul 2003 19:16:34 GMT
At 11:46 AM 7/17/2003, you wrote:
>Some people have lots of things that use Java besides Tomcat, thus 
>something like JAVA_HOME comes in handy.

... and some people have lots of things that use Java besides Tomcat that 
use, for one reason or another, different versions of Java.  Thus, 
something like defining JAVA_HOME in startup scripts comes in handy.

As always, YMMV.  :)

justin


>John
>
>On Thu, 17 Jul 2003 15:03:09 -0300, Juan Nin <juaid@juanin.com> wrote:
>
>>From: "Shapira, Yoav" <Yoav.Shapira@mpi.com>
>>
>>>This is a basic unix question, not specific to tomcat.  Without going
>>>into technical details, I would say environment variables are one way to
>>>define these properties.  There are other ways, e.g. in your
>>>configuration files.
>>
>>yes, I know that, but I just wondered why everyone defines them as
>>environment variables..
>>I see it more tidy to define them in configuration files...
>>
>>just my opinion..
>>
>>Juan
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>
>>---------------------------------------------------------------------
>>To unsubscribe, e-mail: tomcat-user-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
>>For additional commands, e-mail: tomcat-user-help@jakarta.apache.org
>>
>
>
>
>--
>Using M2, Opera's revolutionary e-mail client: http://www.opera.com/m2/
>
>---------------------------------------------------------------------
>To unsubscribe, e-mail: tomcat-user-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
>For additional commands, e-mail: tomcat-user-help@jakarta.apache.org


____________________________________
Justin Ruthenbeck
Software Engineer, NextEngine Inc.
justinr - AT - nextengine DOT com
Confidential
    See http://www.nextengine.com/confidentiality.php
____________________________________


---------------------------------------------------------------------
To unsubscribe, e-mail: tomcat-user-unsubscribe@jakarta.apache.org
For additional commands, e-mail: tomcat-user-help@jakarta.apache.org


Mime
View raw message