The simplest way to run Apache Solr on a Jetty servlet container is to run the provided example configuration based on the embedded Jetty, but it's not the case here. In this recipe, I would like to show you how to configure and run Solr on a standalone Jetty container.
First of all, you need to download the Jetty servlet container for your platform. You can get your download package from an automatic installer (like
apt -get) or you can download it yourself from http://jetty.codehaus.org/jetty/. Of course, you also need
solr.war and other configuration files that come with Solr (you can get them from the example distribution that comes with Solr).
There are a few common mistakes that people do when ...