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From "Jose H. Martinez" <>
Subject Re: App Initialization Order In Tomcat
Date Thu, 08 Nov 2012 01:30:03 GMT
Thanks! This is indeed an interesting solution but I was looking for
something more "configurable". Does anybody know if there are plans to add
this functionality to Tomcat in the future?

On Wed, Nov 7, 2012 at 7:42 PM, charles didonato <>wrote:

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Jose H. Martinez []
> Sent: Wednesday, November 07, 2012 6:23 PM
> To:
> Subject: App Initialization Order In Tomcat
> I am running two applications under tomcat. One application is a web
> service and the other is a web app that depends on the web service to be
> started first before it can be initialized. The problem I am having is that
> the web app is starting before the web service an is causing it to hang
> waiting for the service to be started. Is there a way to tell tomcat the
> order in which the war files should be deployed so that the web service
> gets deployed first and then the web app?
> Note: In the future we will deploy the applications on different servers
> but for now that's not an option.
> I'm running tomcat 7.0.29.
> Thanks. Your help is very much appreciated.
> Make the web service war filename be alphabetically before the second
> application war file........Eg alpha.war is the web service and beta.war is
> the dependant application.
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