How-to Install Apache Tomcat 7 on Elementary OS Luna 0.2 32-64bit Linux Easy Guide

June 15th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install Tomcat 7 for Elementary OS Linux

This Guide Shows You How-to Install the Apache Tomcat 7 Server Release on Linux Elementary 0.2-Luna/0.3-Freya/0.4-Loki i386/amd64 Pantheon Desktop.

Apache Tomcat version 7.0 implements the Servlet 3.0 and JavaServer Pages 2.2 specifications from the Java EE Web Applications and Web Services.

Inside the Post you will Find a Link to Getting-Started with Tomcat 7 on Elementary OS Linux.

Finally to improve the Visualization of the whole Process the Post includes the Essential Screenshots.

Install Tomcat 7 on Elementary OS Luna - Featured
  1. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install Tomcat 7 on Elementary OS Luna - Open Terminal

    Or Login into Server Shell…

  2. Download Apache Tomcat 7 Server for Linux

    Apache Tomcat 7 tar.gz
  3. Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp
    Install Tomcat 7 for Elementary OS Linux - Extraction
    Or from Command Line:

    tar xvzf apache-tomcat-7*.tar.gz -C /tmp/
  4. Relocate Apache Tomcat 7

    sudo su -c "chown -R root:root /tmp/apache-tomcat*
    mv /tmp/apache-tomcat-7* /usr/lib"
  5. How-to Install Recommended Oracle JDK on Elementary OS:

    Install Oracle JDK 6/7 for Elementary OS
  6. Commands to Start and Stop the Tomcat Server
    • Start
      /usr/lib/apache-tomcat-7/bin/startup.sh
    • Stop
      /usr/lib/apache-tomcat-7/bin/shutdown.sh
  7. Then to Access Tomcat Admin on Browser Go

    http://localhost:8080

  8. Tomcat 7 Deployment Quick Start:

    Tomcat Deployment Quick Guide

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