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From David Smith <>
Subject Re: hwllo.html
Date Wed, 27 May 2009 12:49:44 GMT
veena pandit wrote:
> I dont know where to place it.  I am following some tutorial.  I placed it
> under
> tomcat root  in a directory named web-apps.  Do i have to configure it in
> web.xml?
> Thanks,
> Veena
The super simple, static helloworld:

Create a new folder under webapps (for the purposes of the URL to come,
let's name it mynewfolder).
Place your index.html in that folder
Start tomcat if it's not already running
Browse with your favorite browser to

Done.  After that, take a look at the tomcat website
(, the wiki ( and the most
recent of other resources you can find.  The third party articles go
stale quickly, so don't settle for something written several years ago. 
Check the dates and follow articles written for your version of tomcat.


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