Tomcat - how to deploy war and set up classpath

Here's what should be a fairly simple question for a Tomcat expert.

I've created a Java web application as a war file and would now like to deploy it to my Tomcat server.

I have Tomcat running fine I just want to add a new application to it, configure the classpath, and run the new app.

How is this accomplished?  I'm running Tomcat 5.0

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you should just need to drop the war file in your webapps directory. Tomcat will then automatically deploy it for you.

at webapps directory put your WAR file.
shutdown Tomcat  then restart it again..
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Mayank SAssociate Director - Product EngineeringCommented:
The server might need to be restarted (if its an old version, I guess).
Mayank SAssociate Director - Product EngineeringCommented:
Sorry, didn't refresh.
aflat362Author Commented:
OK -

After the WAR is in the webapps and I restart, how do I add jar files to my classpath definition for the web app?

Mayank SAssociate Director - Product EngineeringCommented:
Keep them in WEB-INF\lib or in Tomcat's common\lib folder, before starting the server.
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