2013 September

03 Sep: Installing Tomcat 7 on Debian/Ubuntu

First, a simple apt-get: apt-get install tomcat7 libtcnative-1 tomcat7-user tomcat7-docs tomcat7-admin Wait, “libtcnative-1”? Tomcat can use the Apache Portable Runtime to provide superior scalability, performance, and better integration with native server technologies. The Apache Portable Runtime is a highly portable library that is at the heart of Apache HTTP Server 2.x. APR has many uses, including access to advanced IO functionality (such as sendfile, epoll and OpenSSL), OS level functionality (random number generation, system status, etc), and…