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Apache Tomcat

8.5.12

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This package was approved by moderator flcdrg on 4/15/2017.

Tomcat is a Application Server. It is possible to run Web application ARchive (WAR) files using Tomcat. Apache Tomcat requires a JDK in order to run.

Optional installation commands:

choco install tomcat -params "servicename=*servicename*" to specify a custom name for the Tomcat Windows service. This defaults to Tomcat8.

choco install tomcat -params "unzipLocation=*path*" to specify the root directory for the Tomcat service. This defaults to C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat.
Note: An apache-tomcat-8.5.12 folder is always created, so the actual install path is C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat\apache-tomcat-8.5.12 for the default case or path\apache-tomcat-8.5.12 with a custom option.

To install Apache Tomcat, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install tomcat

To upgrade Apache Tomcat, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade tomcat

Files

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  • tools\chocolateyHelpers.ps1 Show
    function Set-ChocolateyPackageOptions {
        [CmdletBinding()]
        param(
            [Parameter(Mandatory=$True,Position=1)]
            [hashtable] $options
        )
        $packageParameters = $env:chocolateyPackageParameters;
    
        if ($packageParameters) {
            $parameters = ConvertFrom-StringData -StringData $env:chocolateyPackageParameters.Replace(" ", "`n")
            $parameters.GetEnumerator() | % {
               $options[($_.Key)] = ($_.Value)
            }
        }
    }
  • tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1 Show
    $PFFolder = if (Get-ProcessorBits -eq 64) { "$Env:ProgramFiles" } else { "$Env:ProgramFiles(x86)" }
    
    $options = @{
        version = '8.5.12'
        unzipLocation = (Join-Path $PFFolder "Apache Software Foundation\tomcat")
        serviceName = 'Tomcat8'
    }
    
    $unzipParameters = @{
        packageName = 'tomcat'
        url = "https://archive.apache.org/dist/tomcat/tomcat-8/v$($options['version'])/bin/apache-tomcat-$($options['version'])-windows-x86.zip"
        url64bit = "https://archive.apache.org/dist/tomcat/tomcat-8/v$($options['version'])/bin/apache-tomcat-$($options['version'])-windows-x64.zip"
        checksum = '151ecf591ec0264f9c2ac056373537e13cba2680'
        checksumType = 'sha1'
        checksum64 = '814e96e6a4d3bc124b93a8314506fac933d28c2f'
        checksumType64 = 'sha1'
    }
    
    if(!$PSScriptRoot){ $PSScriptRoot = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Path -Parent }
    . "$PSScriptRoot\ChocolateyHelpers.ps1"
    
    Set-ChocolateyPackageOptions $options
    Install-ChocolateyZipPackage @unzipParameters -UnzipLocation $options['unzipLocation']
    
    $catalinaHome = Join-Path $options['unzipLocation'] "apache-tomcat-$($options['version'])";
    Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable 'CATALINA_HOME' "$catalinaHome"
    
    $binPath =  Join-Path $catalinaHome 'bin'
    Push-Location $binPath
    Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin ".\service.bat install $($options['serviceName'])"
    Pop-Location
    
    Export-CliXml -Path (Join-Path $PSScriptRoot 'options.xml') -InputObject $options
    
    Get-Service | Where-Object Name -eq $options['serviceName'] | Start-Service
    
  • tools\chocolateyUninstall.ps1 Show
    if(!$PSScriptRoot){ $PSScriptRoot = Split-Path $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Path -Parent }
    
    $optionsFile = (Join-Path $PSScriptRoot 'options.xml')
    
    if (!(Test-Path $optionsFile)) {
      throw "Install options file missing. Could not uninstall."
    }
    
    $options = Import-CliXml -Path $optionsFile
    $catalinaHome = Join-Path $options['unzipLocation'] "apache-tomcat-$($options['version'])";
    Install-ChocolateyEnvironmentVariable 'CATALINA_HOME' "$catalinaHome"
    
    $service = Get-Service | Where-Object Name -eq $options['serviceName']
    if ($service -ne $null) {
      Stop-Service $service
    }
    
    $binPath = Join-Path $catalinaHome 'bin'
    if (Test-Path $binPath) {
      Push-Location $binPath
      Start-ChocolateyProcessAsAdmin ".\service.bat uninstall $($options['serviceName'])"
      Pop-Location
    }
    
    if ((Get-ChildItem $options['unzipLocation'] | Measure-Object).Count -eq 1) { 
      Remove-Item $options['unzipLocation'] -Recurse -Force
    }
    else {
      Remove-Item (Join-Path $options['unzipLocation'] "apache-tomcat-$($options['version'])") -Recurse -Force
    }

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Dependencies

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Apache Software Foundation

Tags

Release Notes

http://tomcat.apache.org/

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
Apache Tomcat 9.0.0-rc 206 Friday, March 31, 2017 exempted
Apache Tomcat 8.0.33 19815 Saturday, May 28, 2016 approved
Apache Tomcat 8.0.32 604 Friday, February 26, 2016 approved
Apache Tomcat 8.0.29 564 Wednesday, November 25, 2015 approved
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