Problem with version 5.5.20-2 of this package.

Marcus Better marcus at
Sat Nov 25 19:50:01 UTC 2006

Jonathan-Marc Lapointe wrote:
> Tomcat is starting properly but I'm getting error : HTTP 503 -
> Servlet admin.login_jsp is actually unavailable.

This is a bug in the permissions. Please add the following
to /etc/tomcat5.5/policy.d/50user.policy:

grant codeBase "file:/usr/share/struts1.2/struts.jar" {

> While investigating on this I've noticed that for package
> tomcat5.5-admin_5.5.20-2_all.deb, under
> /usr/share/tomcat5.5/server/webapps/admin/WEB-INF, there is only these
> files nad folders :

That is correct, the other files were superfluous. The class files are
included in the jar, and the src directory should not be there at all.

Thanks for the report, I will fix this in the next release.


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