Opened 10 years ago

Closed 9 years ago

#1396 closed enhancement (fixed)

Update Tomcat to 7/8

Reported by: nuest Owned by: live-demo@…
Priority: normal Milestone: OSGeoLive9.0
Component: OSGeoLive Keywords: Tomcat, Java


An update to Tomcat 7 would allow to install webapps using Servlet Spec 3.x (for details see

Depending on the projects that actually use the pre-installed Tomcat, one could even jump to Tomcat 8 which requieres Java 7 or later.

Background: We're considering changing dependencies for the 52°North WPS that would result in requiring Tomcat 7 instead of 6. Alternatively we could ship the WPS with it's own servlet container, but that's just taking away disc space from more interesting stuff.

Change history (2)

comment:1 by kalxas, 9 years ago

Milestone: OSGeoLive8.5OSGeoLive9.0

comment:2 by kalxas, 9 years ago

Resolution: fixed
Status: newclosed

OSGeoLive 9.0 now includes tomcat7 as default

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