FreeBSD Port: jakarta-tomcat-4.1.27

Suresh Thumma srthumma at
Fri Sep 12 12:59:28 PDT 2003

I am new to the freebsd/unix world.. I want to install
tomcat on a existing FreeBSD server.. Could you please
let me know how to install the Tomcat freebsd port
onto the server. I downloaded the ports tar file and I
don't know what to do after that..

Here are the existing packages installed on the
server.. Appreciate your help.

apache-1.3.24_2     The extremely popular Apache http
server.  Very fast, very
bash-2.05a          The GNU Bourne Again Shell
cclient-2001a,1     Mark Crispen's C-client mail
access routines
freetype2-2.0.9     A free and portable TrueType font
rendering engine
gd-1.8.4_6          A graphics library for fast image
glib-1.2.10_5       Some useful routines of C
imap-uw-2001a,1     University of Washington
IMAP4rev1/POP2/POP3 mail servers
jpeg-6b_1           IJG's jpeg compression utilities
majordomo-1.94.5_1  A mailing list manager
mm-1.1.3            Shared memory library for
applications with pre-forked proc
mod_perl-1.26       Embeds a Perl interpreter in the
Apache server
mod_php4-4.1.2      PHP4 module for Apache
mysql-client-3.23.49 Multithreaded SQL database
p5-Authen-PAM-0.13  A Perl interface to the PAM
p5-Crypt-Blowfish-2.06 Perl5 interface to the Blowfish
encryption alogorithm
p5-DBD-mysql-2.1010 MySQL driver for the Perl5
Database Interface (DBI)
p5-DBI-1.21         The perl5 Database Interface. 
Required for DBD::* modules
p5-Digest-MD5-2.16  Perl5 interface to the MD5
p5-MD5-2.02         Perl5 interface to MD5
Message-Digest Algorithm
p5-Net-SSLeay-1.14  Perl5 interface to SSL
pkgconfig-0.12.0    An utility used to retrieve
information about installed lib
png-1.2.2           Library for manipulating PNG
qpopper-2.53_4      Berkeley POP 3 server (now
maintained by Qualcomm)
webalizer-2.1.10_1  A web server log file analysis
webmin-0.960_3      Web-based interface for system
administration for Unix

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