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From Chris Cheshire <yahoono...@gmail.com>
Subject Re: daemon.sh and multiple tomcat instances
Date Fri, 08 Dec 2017 18:41:09 GMT
On Fri, Dec 8, 2017 at 11:33 AM, Christopher Schultz
<chris@christopherschultz.net> wrote:
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> Chris,
>
> On 12/7/17 3:47 PM, Chris Cheshire wrote:
>> Apologies in advance for semi-OT sysadmin question.
>>
>> Tomcat 8.5.24, running on Centos 6. I have built jsvc according to
>> instructions in distribution. I have two tomcat instances under
>> different users (sandbox1, sandbox2) that have their own
>> CATALINA_BASE. I can start these manually from the command line
>> without a problem.
>>
>> How do I set up daemon.sh to run on boot for multiple users? Do I
>> need to (as root), make a copy of daemon.sh under /etc/init.d for
>> each user (tc_sandbox1, tc_sandbox2) and edit those to set the
>> environment variables in it (CATALINA_HOME, CATALINA_BASE,
>> JAVA_HOME, TOMCAT_USER), then use chkconfig to install the
>> scripts?
>>
>> This seems kind of clunky to set up. Is this the right way to go
>> about it or am I making it more complicated than it needs to be?
>
> Don't duplicate daemon.sh. Instead, build a wrapper script that looks
> like this:
>
> #!/bin/sh
>
> export JAVA_HOME=... [if necessary]
> export TOMCAT_USER=...
> export CATALINA_HOME=...
> export CATALINA_BASE=...
>
> $CATALINA_HOME/bin/daemon.sh
>
> That will ensure you are always up-to-date with the latest daemon.sh
> that exists in your CATALINA_BASE. It also makes your scripts
> super-easy to write and maintain.
>
> If you are using a systemd-based OS, I think there are better options
> available, but I'm not really sure.
>
 - -chris

So yes, I was making it more complicated than it needed to be. Cheers :)

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