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From Hassan Schroeder <hassan.schroe...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: catalina - when to use "start" and "run"
Date Thu, 15 Oct 2009 22:28:43 GMT
On Thu, Oct 15, 2009 at 10:25 AM, Anand HS <anandhs@gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi, I use tomcat 6.0.16 and when evaluating different start up options , I
> came across the fact that you can start tomcat by either catalina start or
> catalina run.
> using "start" spawned the server start up in a new console where as "run"
> started in the same console.
>
> Other than this is there any obvious difference in using one or the other. ?
> Primarily, I want to know when to go for which one.

You can look for yourself, you know -- it's just a shell script. :-)

But basically I use `run` while developing where I know I have to do
a lot of restarting -- ^C followed by the up arrow and away we go. If
that's not necessary then use `start` and forget about it, even if you
close that window.

HTH,
-- 
Hassan Schroeder ------------------------ hassan.schroeder@gmail.com
twitter: @hassan

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