Thursday, September 10, 2015

How to install and configure Apache Tomcat 7 on Cent OS

Here are the steps to install and configure Apache Tomcat 7 on Cent OS :



  • Stop the tomcat
    • sh /opt/tomcat7/bin/shutdown.sh

  • [Optional] To access admin|manager pages, you need to create user accounts. Add below lines inside <tomcat-users></tomcat-users> tags in ${tomcat7}/conf/tomcat-users.xml file.
    <role rolename="manager-gui"/>
      <user username="manager" password="root123" roles="manager-gui"/>
      <role rolename="admin-gui"/>
      <user username="admin" password="root123" roles="manager-gui,admin-gui"/>