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Tomcat 5.5.7 with JDK 1.4

Discussion in 'General Discussion' started by denisdekat09, Aug 12, 2005.

  1. denisdekat09

    denisdekat09 Well-Known Member

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    I had a customer who required jdk 1.4 for his applications to work and I finally got Tomcat 5.5.7 (current version provided by Cpanel)to work. I did much searching on the forums and found this post which was the final bit that helped me solve my issues:

    Basically I needed to grab a compat package I was missing, the rest was quite easy really. So sad I missed this, but anyhow...

    I am going the list steps I took to get it to work.

    1) Grab a j2sdk package from sun ( example: )
    2) Upload it to the server and unpack it, then rpm install it.
    3) Then I did switch the linking for jdk ( mv /usr/local/jdk /usr/local/jdk.old; ln -s /usr/java/j2sdk1.4.2_09 /usr/local/jdk
    4) Install the compat libraries - goes something like this:

    mv /usr/local/jakarta
    tar zxvf jakarta-tomcat-5.5.7-compat.tar.gz

    5) Then restart tomcat, it should work, as it did for me :)

    Hope this helps someone...
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    #1 denisdekat09, Aug 12, 2005
    Last edited: Aug 12, 2005

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