Tag Archives: Apache Tomcat

Jetty Dropped AJP Support. Use Tomcat

Apache Tomcat ships with an optimized load balancing / reverse proxy protocol known as AJP or more formally as the Apache Tomcat Connector specification. This makes Tomcat a top choice among the many Java Servlet and JSP web app containers … Continue reading

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Tomcat Multiple Instances RHEL 7 CentOS 7

This is a follow-on to my earlier posts Apache Tomcat in RHEL 7 and RHEL 7 Administration Notes. This builds on the goal to use the system packaged Tomcat and Java software in order to receive security and bug fix … Continue reading

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Apache Tomcat in RHEL 7

Here are some notes for using the built-in Apache Tomcat package in Red Hat Enterprise Linux (RHEL) 7. For an overview of installing and turning on Tomcat, see my previous post RHEL 7 Administration Notes. In brief, use yum to … Continue reading

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Convert Apache Httpd SSL Certificate for Tomcat

This document may be helpful if you need to convert an existing Apache Httpd SSL certificate to the Java Key-Store (JKS) format used by default in Apache Tomcat. This example is specific to trusted certificates issued by GoDaddy, but the … Continue reading

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javax.mail Compatibility for Tomcat 5 on CentOS 5

Some java web applications have compatibility issues with the Tomcat 5 server shipped with CentOS 5. The first troubleshooting step is to install the official Oracle Java JDK package. Once the JDK is installed, edit your system-wide environment variable “JAVA_HOME” … Continue reading

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Redirect Apache Tomcat Default Page

Have you ever visited a web site at the root or base URL (no page or directory specified), only to see your browser automatically redirect to another directory or page? This can be done with a client-side html page that … Continue reading

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