Installation of Tomcat and adding JSP support for a domain on a cpanel server
Apache Tomcat (also known as Tomcat) is an open-source implementation of Java Servlets and JavaServer pages. Tomcat uses a self-contained HTTP server to provide support for Java web applications.
How to install Tomcat on cpanel
You can install/enable the tomcat module from the command line by executing easyapache (/scripts/easyapache). Make sure that you have taken a backup of apache and php configuration file before starting the easyapache process.
You will get the below message after rebuilt the server.
!! Build Complete! !!
How to check the tomcat details from command line?
After the tomcat installation, you can check the tomcat details by executing the following command.
--- root@server [~]# /usr/local/jakarta/tomcat/bin/version.sh Using CATALINA_BASE: /usr/local/jakarta/tomcat Using CATALINA_HOME: /usr/local/jakarta/tomcat Using CATALINA_TMPDIR: /usr/local/jakarta/tomcat/temp Using JRE_HOME: /usr/local/jdk Using CLASSPATH: /usr/local/jakarta/tomcat/bin/bootstrap.jar Server version: Apache Tomcat/5.5.36 Server built: Oct 5 2012 02:04:50 Server number: 188.8.131.52 OS Name: Linux OS Version: 2.6.18-308.8.2.el5.028stab101.1 Architecture: amd64 JVM Version: 1.6.0_37-b06 JVM Vendor: Sun Microsystems Inc. ---
How to enable tomcat for a domain under your cpanel server?
# /usr/local/cpanel/scripts/addservlets2 --domain=domain.com