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From André Warnier>
Subject Re: FAQ: Tomcat 6 Java Version Requirements
Date Thu, 29 Apr 2010 21:20:59 GMT
Konstantin Kolinko wrote:
> 2010/4/29 Christopher Schultz <>:
>> I was just looking on the TC site to see what minimum Java version is
>> required for TC 6. I just assumed that it would be there because,
>> whenever that question is asked on the list, a snippy response usually
>> follows it.
> I know of the following places where it is written:
> 1. README.html,
> that is linked from the Download page, and that is also displayed when
> you browse the download area,
> -> "Please see the README"
> that is linked from many places, including the above mentioned README,
> the documentation, and also included in every download bundle.
> 3. RUNNING.txt
> that is included into distributions as well.
> Anything else is needed?

Suggestion : in the little table at the top of the "which version?" 
page, add a column with the minimum Java version required.

That seems to me the most "natural" place.
Putting it in a file which you get only after you have downloaded Tomcat 
seems to me .. unfair.

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