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From George Sexton <>
Subject Re: Why we need two servers (httpd and tomcat)
Date Mon, 27 Apr 2009 15:12:32 GMT
You really don't need to have Apache httpd running. OTOH, if you want 
things like PHP, Perl CGI, etc, then you need httpd.

For our application, we run Tomcat on port 80 and do not use Apache/mod_jk.

Vinay Nagrik wrote:
> Hello Group,
> Can someone explain to me the basic difference between httpd and tomacat
> serer.  What one can do so the other can not do.  And why do we need these
> two servers in the first place.
> I will appreciate this.

George Sexton
MH Software, Inc.
Voice: +1 303 438 9585

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