As with the other packages, installing Tomcat is essentially the same under Linux as under Windows.
Point your browser totohttp://jakarta.apache.org/builds/jakarta-tomcat-4.0/release/v4.0.1/rpms/ and select the noarch rpm file and the webapps rpm file.
Save the files to /tmp.
cd to /tmp and, as root, run the following:
# rpm —install tomcat4-4.0.1-1.noarch.rpm Don't forget to setup vars in /etc/tomcat4/conf/tomcat4.conf to adapt the RPM to your JDK for example. As supplied we assume you're using IBM JDK 1.3.0 For security purposes, tomcat is no more activated by default so don't forget to use chkconfig under root : /sbin/chkconfig —add tomcat4 # /sbin/chkconfig ...