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From Jeffrey Janner <Jeffrey.Jan...@PolyDyne.com>
Subject RE: Windows Service won't start
Date Tue, 11 Nov 2014 15:49:55 GMT
> -----Original Message-----
> From: David kerber [mailto:dckerber@verizon.net]
> Sent: Monday, November 10, 2014 12:23 PM
> To: Tomcat Users List
> Subject: Re: Windows Service won't start
> 
> On 11/10/2014 1:04 PM, Christopher Schultz wrote:
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> > All,
> >
> > When a Tomcat Windows Service won't start (with the super-helpful "a
> > service-specific error occurred"), where can I look for detailed
> > information about what happened?
> 
> Administrative Tools | Event Viewer is the app.  From there, the details
> depend on which version of Windows.  In Win7 and Server 2008 R2, it's
> under Windows Logs | System.
> 
> The list in there can be quite large so it may take some scrolling, but
> you're looking for something with a "Level" value of "Error".
> 
> 

The above may have something if you can't find it in the *_stderr.log or *_stdout.log file
in the Tomcat logs directory.
I've almost always found the issue in one of those three places when I've had the error.

> 
> >
> > (Please be kind, I'm not an everyday Windows administrator)
> >
> > I installed the service myself using a process almost exactly like this:
> >
> > C:\> SET CATALINA_HOME=[path to Tomcat]
> > C:\> SET CATALINA_BASE=[path to my catalina.base]
> > C:\> SET JAVA_HOME=[path to Java]
> > C:\> %CATALINA_HOME%\bin\service.bat install myproject
> >
> > I can see the Windows Service called "Apache Tomcat 7.0 myproject" in
> > the Services management console. Clicking "start" results in a short
> > wait and then the error about how the service itself had a problem
> > with no details.
> >
> > - From the CLI, running "net start myproject" yields a similar error.
> >
> > Any suggestions?
> >
> > Thanks,
> > - -chris
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