Included in the Magnolia bundle, Apache Tomcat application server provides an environment where the Magnolia application is executed.
To install Tomcat:
- Go to Apache Tomcat and download Tomcat.
We recommend you use the latest version of Tomcat 9 and a supported Java version. See Certified stack.
- Extract the ZIP file in the directory where you want to install Tomcat.
To verify installation:
- Open Command Prompt.
- Go to the Tomcat installation directory.
cd C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\apache-tomcat-<tomcat-version-number>
A second command prompt window is displayed for Tomcat. The following lines appear when the server has started:
Open a browser and go to. The message "If you're seeing this page via web browser, it means you've setup Tomcat successfully." indicates success.
bin\shutdown.batin the first command prompt window to stop Tomcat.