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From Anto Paul <>
Subject Re: Configuring Manager for different Virtual Hosts
Date Sat, 02 Apr 2005 07:41:26 GMT
On Apr 1, 2005 11:38 PM, John B. Moore <> wrote:
> I know I saw the info on this topic somewhere, but for the life of me, I
> can not relocate it.. (can not come up with the magic search strings...
> I spent hours trying different searches...)
> Task: I am trying to configure the Manager tool to manage different
> virtual hosts on a webserver  (Apache -> Tomcat 4.1.29) so that I can
> restart a single webapplication when I make changes.
> I have various subdirectories under webapps that are configured as
> separate hosts and contexts
> i.e. /webapps/someapp/
> In that directory I have a web application and I want the setup  the
> Manager for stopping and starting this app..
> Using the example for the localhost context I saw the alias
> Alias /usr/local/tomcat/webapps/../server/webapps/manager
> ..along with all the related settings...
> Since my webapp is in  /usr/local/tomcat/webapps/someapp/
> I tried..
> Alias /usr/local/tomcat/webapps/someapp/../../server/webapps/manager
> .. along with related settings...  No joy.. it dropped the first "../"
> and still can not track to that alias directory..
> So am I chasing my tail..<G>   And/or can someone point me to that
> phantom discusson on setting up the manager for other host/context/
> subdirectories...
> Thanks...
> John...

I have a single line to do it in the VirtualHost
JkMount /manager/* a9
First configure manager application as specified in the Manager how to.
There are some config steps in Tomcat if you have different
CATALINA_BASE for each web application.

Anto Paul
Benchmark Softech

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