tomcat6 - Apache Servlet/JSP Engine, RI for Servlet 2.5/JSP 2.1 API

Property Value
Distribution RPM Universal
Repository JPackage 5.0 all
Package name tomcat6
Package version 6.0.18
Package release 9.jpp5
Package architecture noarch
Package type rpm
Installed size 174.81 KB
Download size 73.93 KB
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Tomcat is the servlet container that is used in the official Reference
Implementation for the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies.
The Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages specifications are developed by
Sun under the Java Community Process.
Tomcat is developed in an open and participatory environment and
released under the Apache Software License version 2.0. Tomcat is intended
to be a collaboration of the best-of-breed developers from around the world.


Package Version Architecture Repository
tomcat6-6.0.36-1.jpp5.noarch.rpm 6.0.36 noarch JPackage 5.0 Updates
tomcat6-6.0.33-2.jpp6.noarch.rpm 6.0.33 noarch JPackage 6.0
tomcat6 - - -


Name Value
/lib/lsb/init-functions -
/sbin/chkconfig -
config(tomcat6) = 6.0.18-9.jpp5
jakarta-commons-daemon -
jakarta-commons-logging -
java -
procps -
shadow-utils -
tomcat6-lib = 6.0.18-9.jpp5


Name Value
config(tomcat6) = 6.0.18-9.jpp5
tomcat6 = 6.0.18-9.jpp5


Type URL
Binary Package tomcat6-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm
Source Package tomcat6-6.0.18-9.jpp5.src.rpm

Install Howto

Fedora, CentOS, RHEL:
  1. Download latest jpackage-release rpm from
  2. Install jpackage-release rpm:
    # rpm -Uvh jpackage-release*rpm
  3. Install tomcat6 rpm package:
    # yum install tomcat6
  1. Add the JPackage 5.0 repository:
    # zypper addrepo jpackage-5.0
  2. Install tomcat6 rpm package:
    # zypper install tomcat6
Mandriva, Mageia:
  1. Add the JPackage 5.0 repository:
    # urpmi.addmedia jpackage-5.0 with
  2. Update packages list:
    # urpmi.update -a
  3. Install tomcat6 rpm package:
    # urpmi tomcat6




2009-01-16 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-9
- add el subpackage
- own symlinks
2008-12-02 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-8
- fix directory ownership
2008-11-13 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-7
- add Requires for update-alternatives
2008-10-07 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-6
- use lsb_release instead of lsb-release to get the distributor
2008-10-07 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-5
- fix initscript messages on Mandriva Linux
- fix help message in initscript
2008-10-01 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-4
- redefine %_initrddir for FHS-compliance
- make initscript LSB-complaint
2008-09-26 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-3
- fix status in initscript
2008-09-25 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-2
- remove initscripts and /sbin/service requirement
- call initscript directly without using /sbin/service
- require /sbin/chkconfig instead of chkconfig
- remove chkconfig requirement from packages that don't require it
2008-08-26 - David Walluck <> 0:6.0.18-1
- 6.0.18
- Resolves: CVE-2008-1232, CVE-2008-1947, CVE-2008-2370, CVE-2008-2938
- fix definition of with d%{name} start-security
- don't pass $CATALINA_OPTS with d%{name} stop
- redefine tempdir and workdir for tmpwatch workaround
- change eclipse-ecj references to ecj
2008-07-10 - Tom "spot" Callaway <> - 0:6.0.16-1.8
- drop repotag

See Also

Package Description
tomcat6-admin-webapps-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm The host-manager and manager web applications for Apache Tomcat
tomcat6-docs-webapp-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm The docs web application for Apache Tomcat
tomcat6-el-1.0-api-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm Expression Language v1.0 API
tomcat6-javadoc-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm Javadoc generated documentation for Apache Tomcat
tomcat6-jsp-2.1-api-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm Apache Tomcat JSP API implementation classes
tomcat6-lib-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm Libraries needed to run the Tomcat Web container
tomcat6-servlet-2.5-api-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm Apache Tomcat Servlet API implementation classes
tomcat6-webapps-6.0.18-9.jpp5.noarch.rpm The ROOT and examples web applications for Apache Tomcat
tranql-connector-1.2-2.jpp5.noarch.rpm TranQL connector framework
tranql-connector-javadoc-1.2-2.jpp5.noarch.rpm Javadoc for tranql-connector
tyrex-1.0.3-1jpp.noarch.rpm An Open Source implementation of the Java Transaction Service
tyrex-javadoc-1.0.3-1jpp.noarch.rpm Javadoc for tyrex
tyrex-manual-1.0.3-1jpp.noarch.rpm Documents for tyrex
umlgraph-4.6-1jpp.noarch.rpm Declarative Drawing of UML Diagrams
umlgraph-javadoc-4.6-1jpp.noarch.rpm Javadoc for umlgraph