[Okta Webinar] Learn how to a build a cloud-first strategyRegister Now

  • Status: Solved
  • Priority: Medium
  • Security: Public
  • Views: 184
  • Last Modified:

Tomcat switching paths

I have my webserver running Apache 5.0. If I try and access the website I get the default webpage telling me I have not completed the setup of the site. I do have a site setup on the server that I can access from inside. How do I switch the public side so I hit the website? What files do you modify to cause the page to load?
  • 2
1 Solution
tdbrowningAuthor Commented:
I figured it out and here is the end result. I created a new file called index.html and placed it in the Tomcat 5.0\webapps\ROOT directory. I then added the line below to the file and automagically the site can be accessed.
<!DOCTYPE HTML PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN"> <html><head> <title>WHATEVERYOUWANTHERE</title> <meta http-equiv="REFRESH"
Sorry, I guess I misunderstood your question. You have found one way.  mrcoffee has suggested another way at  
If you are happy with your solution, then accept your own comment as the solution.  

Featured Post

Concerto Cloud for Software Providers & ISVs

Can Concerto Cloud Services help you focus on evolving your application offerings, while delivering the best cloud experience to your customers? From DevOps to revenue models and customer support, the answer is yes!

Learn how Concerto can help you.

  • 2
Tackle projects and never again get stuck behind a technical roadblock.
Join Now