How to Install Tomcat 9 on Elementary OS Easy Guide

March 17, 2018 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Tomcat 9 on Elementary OS

Hello Elementary OS User! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install Tomcat 9 on Elementary OS 32/64-bit Desktop.

First, the Apache Tomcat 9 for Elementary OS supports the Java Servlet 4.0, JavaServer Pages 2.4, Java Unified Expression Language 3.1 and Java API for WebSocket 2.0 specifications.

Furthermore, in the Guide is included a Link to Tomcat 9 Deplyoment Getting-Started Guide.

Finally, to improve the Visualization of the whole process the How to install Tomcat 9 on Elementary OS includes the essentials Screenshots.

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  1. Open a Terminal Shell emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Install Tomcat 9 on Elementary OS - Loki Pantheon Open Terminal
    Search into Apps.
  2. Download Apache Tomcat 9 Java Server

    Apache Tomcat 9 tar.gz
  3. Then Double-Click on Archive and Extract into /tmp


    Or from Shell:

    tar xvzf ~/Downloads/apache-tomcat-9*.tar.gz -C /tmp/
  4. And Relocate Apache Tomcat 9
    First Set Permissions &amp Ownership with:

    sudo chown -R root:root /tmp/apache-tomcat-9*
    sudo chmod -R +xr /tmp/apache-tomcat-9*

    Then Switch contents:

    sudo mv /tmp/apache-tomcat-9* /opt/apache-tomcat-9
  5. How to Install Required Gentoo-Sun Java JDK 8+ on Elementary OS:

    Install Gentoo JDK for Elementary OS
  6. Now the Commands to Start and Stop Tomcat 9 Server

    To Start Up:

    sudo /opt/apache-tomcat-9/bin/startup.sh

    To Shut Down:

    sudo /opt/apache-tomcat-9/bin/shutdown.sh
  7. Finally, to Access Tomcat Server Admin on Browser Go to

    http://localhost:8080
    Or whatever IP address the Server is installed…

  8. Tomcat 9 Deployment Quick Start

    Tomcat Deployment Quick Guide

Install Tomcat 9 on Elementary OS - Tomcat 9 Admin Backend on Browser


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