Using Tomcat with Apache

Brian Hawkins brianhks at activeclickweb.com
Thu Jan 25 14:58:37 MST 2007


Another nice feature of using apache in front is that you can redirect 
to a user friendly error page while tomcat is down (for upgrades and such).

Brian

Mike Heath wrote:
> mod_jk has been deprecated as of Apache 2.2.  With Apache 2.2 you can
> just use mod_proxy.  You can read more about it at
> http://httpd.apache.org/docs/2.2/mod/mod_proxy.html .  Of course, we
> have little reason to front Tomcat with Apache.  Tomcat runs fine on its
> own.
>
> -Mike
>
> On Wed, 2007-01-24 at 20:19 -0700, David Haak wrote:
>   
>> I have always used mod_jk, and as far as I am aware, there aren't any better
>> alternatives to it.
>> See http://tomcat.apache.org/faq/connectors.html and
>> http://tomcat.apache.org/connectors-doc/
>> my $.02
>>
>> David Haak
>>
>> On 1/24/07, Thad Van Ry <thad at linuxnetadmin.com> wrote:
>>     
>>>> What is the current "best practice" way of connecting Tomcat with
>>>>         
>>> Apache?
>>> I should have been more clear.
>>> By current, I meant current releases of both Tomcat and Apache.
>>>
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