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From André Warnier ...@ice-sa.com>
Subject Re: Starting tomcat7w from batch file
Date Mon, 18 Mar 2013 15:21:08 GMT
David kerber wrote:
> On 3/18/2013 11:08 AM, André Warnier wrote:
>> David kerber wrote:
>>> Running TC 7.0.22 32-bit on windows server 2008 R2 Standard (64-bit).
>>>
>>> I'm trying to start tomcat7w from a .cmd file to monitor the TC
>>> services, and can't seem to find the correct way of formatting the
>>> cmd-line parameters.
>>>
>>> When I just copy the command line from the start menu shortcut, it
>>> tells me I have a bad parameter. For example:
>>>
>>> start "C:\Program Files (x86)\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat
>>> 7.0\bin\tomcat7w.exe" //MS//Small-55009
>>>
>>> tells me "Invalid switch - "/".
>>>
>>> Removing one of the leading slashes returns 'Invalid switch "/MS"'
>>> I have tried it without the "start", and have tried removing one of
>>> the leading slashes. I couldn't find anything in the TC online docs
>>> either.
>>>
>>> What am I missing here?
>>>
>> Did you try :
>>
>> start "C:\Program Files (x86)\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat
>> 7.0\bin\tomcat7w.exe //MS//Small-55009"
> 
> Yes.  That doesn't throw an error, but doesn't start the monitor either.
> 
>>
>> You might also try searching Google for "windows cmd quoting rules"
>>
>> And are you sure that it is tomcat7w.exe that must be started, not
>> tomcat7.exe ?
> 
> Yes, it's the service monitor I'm trying to start, not the tomcat server.
> 
Next guess then : the "monitor" tomcat7w.exe is not itself a Service, it is just an 
application, no ?
Doesn't "start" refer to Services only ?


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