Tomcat: The Definitive Guide

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Page 15
table 1-3, rows 1 and 2

NOW READ: Option Purpose Default ------------------------------------------------------------------------------ CATALINA_BASE Sets the base directory where Tomcat will CATALINA_HOME read and write data at runtime. CATALINA_HOME This directory is where Tomcat's startup Tomcat installation scripts find the Tomcat distribution on directory disk so that Tomcat can dynamically load its own code. On page 57, second paragraph: This means that for multiple instances to work, each Tomcat instance has to have its own set of these directories -- they cannot be shared. NOW READS: This means that for multiple instances to work, each Tomcat instance has to have its own set of these directories, plus its own shared/classes and shared/lib directories. And on page 57: # mkdir logs temp webapps work NOW READS: # mkdir -p logs temp webapps work shared/lib shared/classes

Anonymous    Dec 01, 2003
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Page 104
last paragraph

In the phrase, "but it's not quite as fast as Apache at serving static content," an extra spaces between "Apache" and "at" HAS BEEN DELETED. page 122 http://java.oreilly.com/9780596003180 NOW READS: http://examples.oreilly.com/9780596003180

Anonymous    Dec 01, 2003
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Page 114
step 1

The url = http://jakarta.apache.org/builds/jakarta-9780596003180-4.0/release NOW READS: http://jakarta.apache.org/builds/jakarta-9780596003180-connectors/jk2/release page 131 http://www.sans.org/topten.htm NOW READS: http://www.sans.org/top20/top10. page 161 http://spoor12.edup.tudelft.nl/SkyLined%20v4.2/?Whitepapers has been removed.

Anonymous    Sep 01, 2003
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Page 163
The footprint on that page:

"This step is unnecessary if you are going to self-sign your certification" NOW READS: "The following step is unnecessary if you are going to self-sign your certification" page 213 footnote http://sources.redhat.com/cygwin NOW READS: http://sources.redhat.com/software/cygwin page 228 http://xml.apache.org/dist/xerces-j/Xerces-J-bin.2.3.0.tar.gz NOW READS: http://xml.apache.org/dist/xerces-j/ page 229 ftp://ftp.exolab.org/pub/tyrex/tyrex-1.0/tyrex-1.0.jar NOW READS: http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/tyrex/tyrex-1.0.jar page 274 Table B-1, the header "SQL actions (continued)" HAS BEEN DELETED. page 277 http://jakarta.apache.org/fop/ NOW READS: http://xml.apache.org/fop/ page 278 "http://jakarta.apache.org/soap and http://jakarta.apache.org/axis" NOW READS: "http://ws.apache.org/soap and http://ws.apache.org/axis" page 278 http://jakarta.9780596003180.org/struts NOW READS: http://jakarta.apache.org/struts/

Anonymous    Dec 01, 2003
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Page 206

<%@page taglib="/MyTags" prefix="c" %> NOW READS: <%@taglib uri="/MyTags" prefix="c" %> page 254 http://www.filip.net/9780596003180-clustering.html NOW READS: http://cvs.apache.org/~fhanik/index.html

Anonymous    Sep 01, 2003