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From "Berneburg, Cris J. - US" <cberneb...@caci.com>
Subject RE: 8.5 - multiple host configuration question
Date Mon, 11 Sep 2017 14:39:59 GMT
Chris and Chris (but not Chris)

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From: Chris Cheshire [mailto:yahoonomas@gmail.com] 
Sent: Friday, September 08, 2017 9:16 PM
To: Tomcat Users List <users@tomcat.apache.org>
Subject: Re: 8.5 - multiple host configuration question

On Thu, Sep 7, 2017 at 5:29 PM, Christopher Schultz <chris@christopherschultz.net> wrote:
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> Chris,
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> On 9/5/17 3:39 PM, Chris Cheshire wrote:
>> On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 2:07 PM, Christopher Schultz
>>> If I were king, I'd set things up like this:
>>>
>>> 1. Tomcat is installed in /usr/local/tomcat (or 
>>> /usr/local/tomcat-x.y.z, or /opt/whatever, etc.). 2. Tomcat is never 
>>> launched with CATALINA_BASE=/usr/local/tomcat 3. Each user has their 
>>> own CATALINA_BASE directory in their own home directory (or wherever 
>>> in the fs tree). No need to put anything in /usr/local which is 
>>> usually considered to be shared and read-only. CATALINA_BASE is just 
>>> a directory with the following directories in it: work/ logs/ conf/ 
>>> lib/ webapps/. Anything in there overrides anything in the 
>>> CATALINA_HOME where Tomcat is installed. I'd recommend using a 
>>> custom conf/server.xml and leaving everything else pretty much alone 
>>> except maybe a JDBC driver in CATALINA_BASE/lib that isn't necessary 
>>> for all the other Tomcats that will be running on the server.
>>>
>>> This gives you a LOT of flexibility:
>>>
>>> [SNIP]
>>>
> Thank you for the explanations, this helps considerably.

Ditto!  I saved a copy in my archives of accumulated Tomcat wisdom.  The problem is that the
info is still stored in my computer and not in my brain.

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Cris Berneburg
CACI Lead Software Engineer

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