Apache Tomcat

What is Apache Tomcat, how to use it and integrate with Eclipse

video Apache Tomcat installation (00:02:32)
What is Apache Tomcat, Which version of Apache Tomcat should you use, download and installation tips on OS Windows and OS Linux.
video Apache Tomcat startup / shutdown scripts (00:03:52)
How to run Apache Tomcat, startup and shutdown scripts. Customization using catalina script, usage of JAVA_HOME and JAVA_OPTS variables. Setting maximum heap size (Xmx) and maximum perm gen size (XX:MaxPermSize).
video Tomcat configuration files, manager application (00:03:40)
Tomcat configuration files: server.xml, tomcat-users.xml explained. How to access Tomcat Manager application.
video Deploying applications on Tomcat, Psi probe (00:03:46)
How to deploy / undeploy / redeploy Java web application on running instance of Apache Tomcat. Installation of Psi probe (former Lambda probe) web application for monitoring and management.
video Apache Tomcat and Eclipse integration (00:02:42)
How to integrate Apache Tomcat and Eclipse. Configuration in Eclipse, maximum heap size (Xmx) and maximum perm gen size (XX:MaxPermSize) setting.
video Java EE 6 web application hello world (00:07:48)
Java EE 6 web application hello world in Eclipse without Maven. First servlet and simple doGet() method. Export to WAR (Web Application ARchive) file. Java web application structure explained including simple web.xml file.
video Apache Tomcat as a Windows service (00:03:42)
How to run Tomcat as a Windows service?
video Apache Tomcat & NetBeans integration (00:02:07)
How to integrate your Apache Tomcat and NetBeans IDE?
video Apache Tomcat Configuration (00:04:52)
How to split Apache Tomcat installation (catalina home) and configuration (catalina base)? Tomcat best practice.
video Apache Tomcat Deploy web application (00:03:34)
How to deploy web application on Apache Tomcat using Context file? This is the most flexible and recommended way.
video Apache Tomcat & UTF-8 (00:03:14)
Apache Tomcat out-of-the-box uses ISO-8859-1 (also called Latin 1). How to use UTF-8 in Apache Tomcat?



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