Setting java properties for tomcat5.0

Roberto Nunnari roberto.nunnari at
Fri Feb 11 09:45:21 PST 2005

I had to modify daemonctl and Makefile.. not sure I still
have them around.. but it's just 10 minutes work once you
make you're way round.. If I find them I'll send to you.

Best regards.

Matthew Seaman wrote:
> On Fri, Feb 11, 2005 at 04:47:25PM +0200, Achilleus Mantzios wrote:
>>O Matthew Seaman ?????? ???? Feb 11, 2005 :
>>>Dear list,
>>>I've got a standard installation of the www/jakarta-tomcat5 port,
>>>which is working pretty well.  However I need to start tomcat
>>>including setting the 'java.awt.headless=true' property.
>>Why dont you edit
>>and put a
>>-Djava.awt.headless=true \
>>line at the appropriate location.
>>Use this instead of tomcat50ctl.
> That's certainly a possibility, but it means you need root access in
> order to bounce the tomcat server (ie. because the rc.d script will
> use su(1) to change the tomcat process to running as user www:www) If
> I can avoid that necessity it would be good.
>       Cheers,
>       Matthew

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