Passa ai contenuti principali


Visualizzazione dei post da Novembre, 2010

tomcat mod_jk tutorial

mod_jk is a replacement to the elderly mod_jserv. It is a plug-in that handles the communication between Tomcat and Apache.

In this tutorial, we assume that a stable Apache Web Server 2.X has been installed on your host. The next step in the checklist is downloading the latest stable release of Tomcat mod_jk, available at

Once downloaded, the module should be copied in your Apache module directory (usually located in the APACHE_ROOT/modules directory). Check your Apache documentation if you cannot locate it.

Windows users are encouraged to rename the binary file to mod_jk.dll if the downloaded Windows module bears the .so extension. This way you will not confuse this library with a compiled library for Unix.
The configuration of mod_jk can be included into the Apache httpd.conf file or held in an external file, which is a good practice:

# Load mod_jk module LoadModule jk_module modulesc/ # UNIX # Load…