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I can't view index.html using J2EE Server.

Farzad Akbarnejad
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Hello,
I am newbie in JSP. I want to use J2EE SDK. I can start server with j2ee -verbose command and I know to stop it using jee -stop.
I have a test.jsp file placed in public_html folder that I can view it using http://localhost:8000/test.jsp address but I can't view index.html that placed in public_html folder using http://localhost:8000/index.html  or http://localhost:8000.

in index.html file wrote:

Congratulations!  
Viewing this page means that your Web Server has been installed correctly and is serving files properly.

How can I see index.html file using http:// ?

Thanks
-FA
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I supose you're using TOMCAT right?
Have you changed the server.xml and/or web.xml files? if so, can you post them here?, if not, shoudn't you be accessing on port 8080 instead of port 8000?.

Javier

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On web.xml you should have somethin like this:

  <welcome-file-list>
    <welcome-file>index.html</welcome-file>
    <welcome-file>index.htm</welcome-file>
    <welcome-file>index.jsp</welcome-file>
  </welcome-file-list>

If you don't? include it and try again, if you do, check your ports pls.

Javier
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jarasa,
I don't use Tomcat. I installed J2EE SDK Only. I start server using j2ee -verbose only and place JSP files in  C:\Program Files\J2SDKEE1.2.1\public_html
I can run jsp files in this directory using port = 8000 but I can't run (view) html files like index.html.
Also I haven't any XML file in C:\Program Files\J2SDKEE1.2.1\ and its subfolders.

Thanks
-FA

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I see, then forget all I told you :c)
I'll check it out and tell you something
Javier
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>> Not really sure of this but as far as I read the J2EE web container only supports Servlets and JSPs

Right, as far as I think. Its not a *web server*. Tomcat is a web-server and Servlet/ container.

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Thanks for the points.

:c)

Javier
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I download Tomcat 1.4.27 and install it. It worked. Thanks

-FA

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You downloaded tomcat 1???

Still alive??? :c))

or it is tomcat 4.1.27??

Javier

P.S.: You're welcome anyway.
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Yes. It is 4.1.27. :-)

-FA

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Try it is a great web container

Enjoy it

Javier
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