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Last pushed: 2 years ago
Short Description
This is a Apache Tomcat 8 docker image. Flexible setup and delivered with some extensions.
Full Description

Flexible Docker Apache Tomcat 8 container

  • Based on official trustet docker inc openjdk java jre-8
  • Install Apache Tomcat 8 Basic distribution
  • Add jolokia jmx rest api to the distribution
  • Tuned server.xml and for production
  • Access Log to stdout
  • Drop all webapps and unused files
  • Show some docker tricks
    • My webapp and tomcat docker composition pattern
    • JDK and Tomcat as docker data volume
    • Easy overwrite or extend Tomcat configs, webapps or libs

More Info

This implements some ideas from my german tomcat blog post:

Tomcat Blog Post

User Feedback

See my infrabricks blog to more informations.

Contact me: Peter

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Source code


For bugs, questions, comments, corrections, suggestions, etc., open an issue in
infrabricks/infrabricks-line with a title starting with [tomcat8].

Or just click here to create a new issue.


Copyright (c) 2014-2015 bee42 solutions Gmbh- Peter Rossbach -

Licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0 (the "License");
you may not use this file except in compliance with the License.
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You are invited to contribute new features, fixes, or updates, large or small; we are always thrilled to receive pull requests, and do our best to process them as fast as we can.

Before you start to code, we recommend discussing your plans through a GitHub issue, especially for more ambitious contributions. This gives other contributors a chance to point you in the right direction, give you feedback on your design, and help you find out if someone else is working on the same thing.

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