Re: Encryption of Tomcat AJP

2022-05-19 Thread Mark H. Wood
simple and straightforward. > > Would it make sense to create a solution with less caveats and up to date > security requirements? If the OP's cyber security group insists, then maybe they would care to give him their requirements and suggestions for setting up IPSEC. -- Mark H. Wood Lead

Re: correct usage of properties to supply database port

2022-03-11 Thread Mark H. Wood
uot;5" >   logAbandoned="true" >   username="shoc" >   password="password" >   /> > >   >         className="org.apache.catalina.valves.AccessLogValve" >     prefix="s

Re: javax.servlet vs jakarta.servlet?

2022-01-03 Thread Mark H. Wood
a look at https://stackoverflow.com/a/12160863/2916377 -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749 www.ulib.iupui.edu signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: How to *properly* create and use a CATALINA_BASE installation

2021-11-16 Thread Mark H. Wood
The Gentoo Linux packaging of Tomcat does a nice job of laying out separate CATALINA_HOME and one or more CATALINA_BASE trees, if you'd like something to study. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street

Re: Re-Use TCP Source Ports if the Socket is Unique?

2021-06-25 Thread Mark H. Wood
osts should be reachable via each local address. 'connect' should use this to pick an address that can reach the distant host, assign an unallocated port, and send SYN to request a connection. So the answer to your question is "it depends on the service host's address and what networks t

Re: Most recent security-related update to 8.5? And setting up access to Manager?

2021-06-21 Thread Mark H. Wood
org/tomcat-7.0-doc/config/valve.html#Remote_CIDR_Valve I got so tired of those eye-watering IP address REs that I wrote my own CIDR-based Valve some years ago, but I'm happy to discover that I can now throw it away and use one that ships with Tomcat. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University

Re: Problem posting to Tomcat ssl connector ..

2021-06-01 Thread Mark H. Wood
suppose there's nothing useful in the logs? Can anyone suggest adjustments that might log relevant observations? -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749 www.ulib.iupui.edu signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: [EXTERNAL] Re: tomcat timeout

2021-04-16 Thread Mark H. Wood
I decided that just lengthening timeouts was a losing strategy, because these particular reports can be requested over any portion of a record set that steadily grows in size, and can thus take longer to generate every month. Your situation may be different. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technolog

Re: [OT] programming style or mental process ?

2021-04-09 Thread Mark H. Wood
I've appreciated this discussion. It's caused me to think a bit more about my use of this pattern. [regarding tests for null references] This has got me wondering why there is no operator for such an irritatingly common need: if (my_reference isNull) { ... } -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology

Re: Browser complains of "weak signature algorithm" in cert on a new Tomcat installation. Does anybody here know anything about that sort of thing

2021-01-07 Thread Mark H. Wood
ith SHA1 and then encrypting the hash with the CA's RSA private key. I just remembered that your browser probably has a way to display details of a certificate, too. BTW that certificate above was issued in 1999, when SHA1 was considered sufficient. Certificates created today should be using a stronger

Re: Session attribute disappears across requests

2020-05-26 Thread Mark H. Wood
place to clean it up anyway. Sorry for the noise. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749 www.ulib.iupui.edu signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Session attribute disappears across requests

2020-05-26 Thread Mark H. Wood
-- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749 www.ulib.iupui.edu signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: JNDI match of LDAP hashed passwords fail against cleartext

2020-04-21 Thread Mark H. Wood
thought of. One result is a rather Wild West approach to using directory services for authentication. (I see this also in services dedicated to authentication: seemingly no two organizations use CAS in the same way.) -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana Universi

Re: bind Tomcat to IPv4 and IPv6 loopback, Tomcat 9.0.31

2020-03-05 Thread Mark H. Wood
1 (IPv6 loop back address), whereas IIS connector tries to bind to > the IPv4 loopback. Two things I would try: 1. Two connectors, one with address='::1' and the other with address='127.0.0.1', both with port='8014'. 2. Configure the other end explicitly: tell HTTPD and IIS which add

Re: no temp directory creation wanted when embedding Tomcat

2019-04-24 Thread Mark H. Wood
It seems to me that the problem may be, that you are trying to use Tomcat but cut away most of its raison d'etre. Asking Google for "embedded web server java" will give you a lot of other possibilities to explore, some of them extremely simple. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technolo

Re: log4j app logging

2018-12-27 Thread Mark H. Wood
hint on my mess I wouldn't mind.) If this happens to be a project built with Maven then 'mvn dependency:tree' should tell you which artifacts are pulling in SLF4J. You may need to run this more than once as you comb out transitive dependencies one by one. But it's possible to use multiple loggi

Re: Number of Web Applications in one Tomcat

2018-10-29 Thread Mark H. Wood
t until fixed (or replaced). o An additional problem with multiple applications per container: ill-designed dependencies which are only configurable using system properties, when different applications need different configurations. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Li

Re: JVM keystores and CA

2018-10-22 Thread Mark H. Wood
u must remove X from all systemwide truststores of every type, and then configure a custom truststore for every application except A. Which is more error-prone? It shouldn't be difficult to write a script that makes a copy of the systemwide store and adjusts it to your application's spec

Re: Error Regarding RFC 7230 and RC 3986

2018-10-18 Thread Mark H. Wood
perly encoded. I would say it is debatable whether browsers should be "correcting" hrefs which are handed to them by some site. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749 www.ulib.iupui.edu signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: Updating a working installation

2018-05-11 Thread Mark H. Wood
tays where it was. I also tend to install the webapp.s elsewhere and just drop in external Context files to point to them, so copying these is a snap. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN

Re: Security of AJP

2018-02-28 Thread Mark H. Wood
recalling that "Apache" is a huge array of various projects (including Tomcat!), while "Apache HTTP Server" refers to a specific web server daemon that can front-end Tomcat. One could even link "Apache HTTP Server" to 'http://httpd.apache.org/'. -- Mark H. Wood Lea

Re: Using Environment variables instead of Java -D properties for context.xml substitution

2018-01-23 Thread Mark H. Wood
obliterate (not just discard) secrets as soon as you have no further need for them. That means that, within the JVM, they should only ever exist in mutable objects (not String, for example). -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University

Re: internalProxies regex

2018-01-12 Thread Mark H. Wood
> > It was never merged into Tomcat, but if it got some additional interest and > testing, perhaps it could be added. > > - -chris There's also this: https://github.com/mwoodiupui/tomcat-extras -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749 www.ulib.iupui.edu signature.asc Description: PGP signature

Re: taglibs

2017-11-06 Thread Mark H. Wood
> taglibs. Simply look in each JAR file to see if there are any ".tld" > files. That's what I thought, too. I looked, and the jstl-api JAR doesn't contain any TLDs. The corresponding jstl-impl JAR does, though. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library

Re: [External] Re: Security Headers Implementation in Tomcat 6.x version

2017-09-07 Thread Mark H. Wood
uot; Too much information is better than too little. o My recollection is that this list does not forward attachments. If the evidence is too large to simply copy into an email body, you could post it on something like Pastebin or Github Gist and refer to the URL in your messages. -- Mark

Re: Where Tomcat webapp contexts live on Debian

2017-08-16 Thread Mark H. Wood
like conf -> /etc/tomcat-7, as Gentoo does it, to explain the few things that can't be relocated by configuration. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0

Re: Automatically compressing localhost_access_log after rotation

2017-08-04 Thread Mark H. Wood
ought to make one into a function and just call it N times with various arguments, but this works for me. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749 www.ulib.iup

Re: This is weird: can't bind to 443

2017-08-03 Thread Mark H. Wood
protected resources, drop privilege, run. This *is* mentioned in RUNNING.txt, but somehow manages to be overlooked. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749

Re: sendFiles vs. compression

2017-04-19 Thread Mark H. Wood
and CPU power across your user community, the amount of data to be sent per request, and the shape of traffic over time, you can make some shrewd guesses, but in the end the best solution is the one that does the job best, and the only way to know that is to test and see. -- Mark H. Wood Lea

Re: Tomcat base directory layout

2017-03-27 Thread Mark H. Wood
pful, because I always struggle what directories are > minimum necessary to start a new instance. Not in the standard Tomcat kit, I think. Gentoo Linux has its own tomcat-instance-manager.bash script which does this. You might be able to adapt it. https://wiki.gentoo.org/wiki/Apache_Tomcat --

Re: Tomcat log files - Strict permissions - setuid

2015-12-03 Thread Mark H. Wood
by root with permissions 600? > I understand that this is done by starting the tomcat process as root > and then dropping privileges using setuid() , but was unable to find > something already built / well documented. That is what the Commons Daemon tool (jsvc) is for. That should be a lot simpler

Re: Tomcat Conflicting with Group Policy Client

2015-11-19 Thread Mark H. Wood
to how many connections it accepts at the same time ? > or maybe the PostgreSQL server is just overloaded ? There is. It is in postgresql.conf: max_connections. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Stree

Re: Tomcat 8 reliability/performance on Windows 2008 R2 Server vs. RHEL/CentOS

2015-10-01 Thread Mark H. Wood
requently getting in my way, embodying invalid assumptions, and generally resistant to being used in the way I want to operate a host. Others will have the opposite experience. So, which kind do you have? -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue Un

Re: Configuring E-Mail Session via JNDI

2015-08-06 Thread Mark H. Wood
to Resource injection. Doing it this way might be a good quick proof-of-concept for a nicer solution. In summary: place mail.jar in Tomcat's /lib and NOT in your deployed application. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis

Re: [OT] FileNotFoundException for existing JAR files

2015-02-17 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Fri, Feb 13, 2015 at 01:21:13PM -0500, Christopher Schultz wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Mark, On 2/13/15 1:02 PM, Mark H. Wood wrote: On Fri, Feb 13, 2015 at 11:46:37AM -0500, Christopher Schultz wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256

Re: [OT] FileNotFoundException for existing JAR files

2015-02-13 Thread Mark H. Wood
about the other commands. The 'ls' that comes as part of Gnu Coreutils will, when built that way, add a + to the mask to show that there is an ACL on the object. (But that's all it does -- I still have to remember to use 'getfacl' to see what the ACL actually *says*.) -- Mark H. Wood Lead

Re: Restricting SSL access within webapp

2014-08-04 Thread Mark H. Wood
intervals for a long session. Most of the session uses symmetric encryption, which is far, far cheaper. -- Mark H. Wood Lead Technology Analyst University Library Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis 755 W. Michigan Street Indianapolis, IN 46202 317-274-0749 www.ulib.iupui.edu

Re: environment-based properties files

2014-07-18 Thread Mark H. Wood
modifications to the properties file. I guess you don't want to just set some Context parameters https://mhw.ulib.iupui.edu:8443/docs/config/context.html#Context_Parameters or Environment entries? https://mhw.ulib.iupui.edu:8443/docs/config/context.html#Environment_Entries -- Mark H. Wood

Re: preserving content not in the war

2014-07-07 Thread Mark H. Wood
deployment I tried symlinks and it nuked all the sym linked data on deploy I would place the content elsewhere -- outside of Tomcat's directories altogether -- and pass its path in through the environment. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly

Re: Where can I store data files in a tomcat war

2014-07-02 Thread Mark H. Wood
*very* little experience with AWS, so it's quite possible I'm missing something. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Any recommendations on heap settings for Tomcat on an AS/400?

2014-06-18 Thread Mark H. Wood
I recommend that, whatever settings you use, don't just set and forget them. Monitor your memory usage and tune it to match the characteristics of your load. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc

Re: Should validationQuery commit ?

2014-04-22 Thread Mark H. Wood
, where a statement delimiter is needed. It's not part of an SQL statement, so it probably doesn't belong in a query string. Commandline tools need a statement delimiter, but statements fed to the DBMS programmatically are delimited by end-of-string. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw

Re: Tomcat-user versus StackOverflow

2014-03-14 Thread Mark H. Wood
for the product in question if my need is unusual. I'd probably ask on SO if I couldn't find an ML or the ML proved unhelpful. Neither of which is true of this list. But then I'm such an old fossil that I think email is still useful. :-) -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines

Re: Tomcat-user versus StackOverflow

2014-03-14 Thread Mark H. Wood
of the repairman's story of arriving at a site and discovering he'd been entered in a race: the customer had called two other repair shops as well, and apparently whoever arrived first got the job. He was unhappy about that. I can understand why. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu

Re: Tomcat and Spring Framework

2014-03-11 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Mon, Mar 10, 2014 at 09:32:05PM -0400, Rossen Stoyanchev wrote: On Mon, Mar 10, 2014 at 3:58 PM, Mark H. Wood mw...@iupui.edu wrote: It's probably worth asking what full-fledged enterprise applications means. I'm not aware of any specification with that title. Indeed

Re: Tomcat and Spring Framework

2014-03-10 Thread Mark H. Wood
It's probably worth asking what full-fledged enterprise applications means. I'm not aware of any specification with that title. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Tomcat v6.0.20 - Cannot Remove Date From JULI Log File Names

2014-01-30 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Wed, Jan 29, 2014 at 10:27:13AM -0500, Christopher Schultz wrote: -BEGIN PGP SIGNED MESSAGE- Hash: SHA256 Mark, On 1/29/14, 9:49 AM, Mark H. Wood wrote: On Tue, Jan 28, 2014 at 12:32:22PM -0500, Daniel Mikusa wrote: On Jan 28, 2014, at 12:05 PM, Vye v...@vye.me wrote: I

Re: Tomcat v6.0.20 - Cannot Remove Date From JULI Log File Names

2014-01-29 Thread Mark H. Wood
log files is easily done with a simple cron job, if the application does not trim old files. That operation can be done just as well externally as internally. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc

Re: [OT] Out of memory exception - top posting

2014-01-24 Thread Mark H. Wood
. So the UA punts, leaving the cursor at the top of the message, and the trusting user thinks this is what should happen. The *adept* user knows that editing and composition make his work more effective, and is guided by training and experience rather than the UA. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System

Re: [OT] Out of memory exception - top posting

2014-01-24 Thread Mark H. Wood
the subscription response or latest-read message and at least give the user some suggestions. Rules like no attachments could be acted on by the UA; rules like no top-posting require human judgment but could be advertized by the UI. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should

Re: how to reply

2013-11-07 Thread Mark H. Wood
not. I'd have to write something to scrape the messages out of the forum and turn them into email. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: problem with Remote Address Filter

2013-09-13 Thread Mark H. Wood
configuration files are not Java and the conventions are different. Single backslashes work just fine for me with the RemoteAddrValve, and I don't see why they should not work in configuring the RemoteAddressFilter. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly

Re: Option to allow \ in hardcoded file paths

2013-08-07 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Tue, Aug 06, 2013 at 03:05:44PM +, Jeffrey Janner wrote: Had a programmer build a filepath using \ instead of / , because he's windows centric (duh). Probably should be using java.io.File.separator. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should

Re: 6.0.16 vs 6.0.37 puzzle

2013-05-24 Thread Mark H. Wood
be instructive to look at the browser's error console too. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Delayed WAR expansion, timeout on context startup?

2013-05-14 Thread Mark H. Wood
to write less-brittle code. This should not be a big deal. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Why is context.xml no longer copied to Catalina/localhost/myapp.xml?

2013-05-08 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Tue, May 07, 2013 at 01:17:40PM -0400, Jesse Barnum wrote: On May 7, 2013, at 9:40 AM, Mark H. Wood mw...@iupui.edu wrote: Well, the developer can simply pack into the app. whatever internal configuration is needed, since he has ready access to the interior of the app and can deposit

Re: Why is context.xml no longer copied to Catalina/localhost/myapp.xml?

2013-05-08 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Tue, May 07, 2013 at 04:45:39PM +, Jeffrey Janner wrote: -Original Message- From: Mark H. Wood [mailto:mw...@iupui.edu] Sent: Tuesday, May 07, 2013 8:41 AM To: users@tomcat.apache.org Subject: Re: Why is context.xml no longer copied to Catalina/localhost/myapp.xml

Re: Why is context.xml no longer copied to Catalina/localhost/myapp.xml?

2013-05-07 Thread Mark H. Wood
for incorrect design in this area. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: proper context usage

2013-05-06 Thread Mark H. Wood
an app. is placed in appBase, Tomcat feels free to extract its own context descriptor and destroy same as needed. It can't tell our hand-built ones from its own extracts. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient

Re: Tomcat access log reveals hack attempt: HEAD /manager/html HTTP/1.0 404

2013-04-19 Thread Mark H. Wood
can grasp it. What's the next soft spot, and can we defend or harden it? Can we afford to win the bot battle, or is it better to just shrug them off? -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc

Re: Tomcat access log reveals hack attempt: HEAD /manager/html HTTP/1.0 404

2013-04-19 Thread Mark H. Wood
that high because they are doing another job for us. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: Tomcat access log reveals hack attempt: HEAD /manager/html HTTP/1.0 404

2013-04-17 Thread Mark H. Wood
visible by messing with their attacks, just wondering. Then again, my experience shows that when a computer slows down most people either just live with the problem or buy a faster machine. Ugh. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines

Re: practical scenarios

2013-04-17 Thread Mark H. Wood
think that muddling the concerns of developers and installers is asking for trouble. (I also feel that an app. should be able to function without any configuration at all, at least to the point of telling me what I forgot to configure.) -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu

Re: Tomcat access log reveals hack attempt: HEAD /manager/html HTTP/1.0 404

2013-04-16 Thread Mark H. Wood
for tarpit. There should be a lot of discussion. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Machines should not be friendly. Machines should be obedient. signature.asc Description: Digital signature

Re: RE : Tomcat 6.0.35 Crashed again

2013-04-11 Thread Mark H. Wood
servlet container running in a poorly-tuned OS or undersized hardware will still underperform. The general plan here is the same: start with an educated guess, observe, adjust, monitor -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu There's an app for that: your browser

Re: tomcat 6.0.35 in production maintaince

2013-03-15 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Thu, Mar 14, 2013 at 07:13:20AM -0700, fachhoch wrote: every few seconds a new session is begin created from an ipaddress , I have no clue who owns that ipaddress , how can I find more about that ipaddress? 'whois'. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu There's

Re: Nagios plugin script for use with JMXProxy

2012-11-28 Thread Mark H. Wood
-party plugins corral? -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu I don't do doorbusters. pgpnNSX0H6LHV.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: tomcat6 with crl doesn't load

2012-11-27 Thread Mark H. Wood
. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu I don't do doorbusters. pgpLNCz9kvV07.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: ConnectionPoolMBean should not expose plain-text DB password

2012-10-08 Thread Mark H. Wood
of most of them and suppose that few of you all have either. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgpJKCQyXtpu7.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Not sure what to make of this, Re: bringing up HTTPS on Tomcat

2012-10-05 Thread Mark H. Wood
the necessary methods, so you should be able to write something to do that. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgpsj9A6LWcQ8.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: very basic question about apache and tomcat

2012-09-21 Thread Mark H. Wood
. Searching for firefox kerberos authentication showed me a lot of hits that might help you on the client side. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgp9LAw8gVbpY.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: High load from tomcat, no users, no errors

2012-07-09 Thread Mark H. Wood
Not just Debian; I had several Gentoo boxes get into this state. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgpQqvHnxfAYd.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Tomcat advantages

2012-03-14 Thread Mark H. Wood
But does it also walk dogs? -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgpavqdMWRTQY.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Initializing webapps in a certain order

2012-03-14 Thread Mark H. Wood
by the container an explicit non-requirement, so you couldn't count on it at another site or in another container version anyway. If you're going to make them dependent then you have to provide the whole dependency resolution mechanism. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether

Re: Running Tomcat on Port 80 with Fedora 16 without IP tables redirect

2012-02-07 Thread Mark H. Wood
that I've seen employed. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgp77CHMbG39e.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Regarding compatibility

2012-02-03 Thread Mark H. Wood
Nah, just fork it off of FreeQuantumLoopGravity. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgpqF1xStOMTh.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Please somebody can translate this configuration in tomcat form for server.xml or another xml config file?

2012-01-27 Thread Mark H. Wood
. No, I think that just denies access to the entire Context, Host, or Engine from clients at any address. The HTTPD config fragment above keeps all clients out of a single directory (and its subdirectories, unless overridden by another Directory element). -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw

Re: About certificates in Tomcat SSL support

2012-01-13 Thread Mark H. Wood
and so will be able to validate your certificate without bothering the user. If you coin your own cert.s then anyone who uses the affected servers will have to add those cert.s to their truststores or put up with the are you sure you want to trust these guys? dialog every time they visit. -- Mark H

Re: Tomcat memory allocation

2011-12-12 Thread Mark H. Wood
resource utilization and make further adjustments to give it enough headroom for unexpected load spikes without wasting resources which will never be used. Then monitor periodically to be sure you haven't missed anything. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether

Re: [OT]RE: Maximum memory that can be assigned to Tomcat on windows platform

2011-12-01 Thread Mark H. Wood
). For how it does that, track down a little story called The Paging Game. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgpjKSIiRF27q.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: [OT]RE: Maximum memory that can be assigned to Tomcat on windows platform

2011-12-01 Thread Mark H. Wood
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Re: [OT] JspServlet - Unexpected behavior, possible bug...

2011-10-18 Thread Mark H. Wood
In addition to enriching the community (which helps *you* when we all treat it as the norm) and helping out others who may come along with similar problems, explaining how you worked it out gives you a chance to show how clever you were. :-) -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw

Re: Configure tomcat using init.d

2011-10-14 Thread Mark H. Wood
think I would explore the possibility that he doesn't. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgpvyER2Qn4t8.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Denying IPs using the Valve command in context.xml

2011-10-05 Thread Mark H. Wood
styles out of my head. Again, I should try writing a DNS-style globber. It might be fun. (But don't hold your breath waiting for it.) -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people are smart. pgpBlPBdN6hmN.pgp Description

Re: Denying IPs using the Valve command in context.xml

2011-10-05 Thread Mark H. Wood
structure is significant, regex matching tends to require a lot of complexity that could be considered boilerplate: you almost always need to write all the fiddly escaped dots and stuff. (If you think SNOBOL is ancient: I'm trying to recall whether COMIT II embodied all of these concepts. :-) -- Mark H

Re: Apache Tomcat 5.5.34 Question (UNCLASSIFIED)

2011-09-30 Thread Mark H. Wood
Consider something like: $ openssl rand -base64 32 DJaLgg+fcT8ygQVCd1uKcpLAuxGPmEWhv7j+aorobVs= if you want help coming up with reasonably hard-to-guess secrets. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Asking whether markets are efficient is like asking whether people

Re: How to configure a web app

2010-06-10 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Wed, Jun 09, 2010 at 05:20:22PM +0200, Thomas Kloeber wrote: Mark H. Wood wrote on 09.06.2010 17:03: On Wed, Jun 09, 2010 at 04:19:17PM +0200, Thomas Kloeber wrote: the problems I have are: * the IP address of the backing database is one of the parameters that needs

Re: How to configure a web app

2010-06-09 Thread Mark H. Wood
. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Balance your desire for bells and whistles with the reality that only a little more than 2 percent of world population has broadband. -- Ledford and Tyler, _Google Analytics 2.0_ pgpGq2EHNiK1g.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Tomat monitoring

2010-05-20 Thread Mark H. Wood
or create a relevant MIB and implementation. Such as: https://mhw.ulib.iupui.edu/Java/technotes/guides/management/snmp.html Take a look at the JVM-MANAGEMENT-MIB. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Balance your desire for bells and whistles with the reality that only

Re: Keeping tomcat up-to-date on linux

2010-05-20 Thread Mark H. Wood
since around 30-Mar-2010. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Balance your desire for bells and whistles with the reality that only a little more than 2 percent of world population has broadband. -- Ledford and Tyler, _Google Analytics 2.0_ pgp3OyScLOssp.pgp

Re: snort detecting ICMP traffic, tomcat?

2010-05-12 Thread Mark H. Wood
, and the other one is to jk-dc96425b8e. That's not the sort of name you expect from DNS. You might want to report that to someone at Pitzer College. A 'whois' query for pitzer.edu returns nothing, too. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Balance your desire for bells

Re: Log4j logging doesn't work when a web application is moved outside Tomcat/webapps directory

2010-05-06 Thread Mark H. Wood
of time in the long run. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Balance your desire for bells and whistles with the reality that only a little more than 2 percent of world population has broadband. -- Ledford and Tyler, _Google Analytics 2.0_ pgpRwq5u3Yj8X.pgp

Re: Tomcat 6.0.26 startup scripts changed from 6.0.18

2010-04-09 Thread Mark H. Wood
Any chance that the stock scripts might someday use 'jsvc', since Tomcat is set up to run that way? Then Tomcat can be easily started as root (and won't have to worry about permission to create PID files) but run as someone else. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Balance

Re: [OT] Batch-processing of emailed log4j log messages

2010-02-24 Thread Mark H. Wood
An alternative approach: you could pump the messages through a mailing-list digest builder. You may get 100 messages in five minutes, but you only get interrupted once. Sorry, I've never run a digested list so I don't have a name handy. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw

Re: [OT] Tomcat dies suddenly

2010-02-16 Thread Mark H. Wood
classes were in session the EMI was picked up by my keyboard. (Written from one of my xterms.) -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Friends don't let friends publish revisable-form documents. pgpu1LttJE0ti.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: JSP Page hangs... clues?

2010-02-11 Thread Mark H. Wood
and continue as if nothing had happend. Maybe you've found a way to do something similar with Tomcat, but it takes 16 minutes to cycle. Just waiting until you think it's been long enough is not a very strong test. What's it doing while you wait? is a question you need to consider. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead

Re: [OT] Re: Securing Tomcat Applications from Reverse Engineering

2010-01-22 Thread Mark H. Wood
On Thu, Jan 21, 2010 at 03:02:41PM +, Peter Crowther wrote: 2010/1/21 Mark H. Wood mw...@iupui.edu Reverse engineering is not a technical problem; it is a legal problem. You need a lawyer, not a program. Mmm, yes and no. Burglary is also a legal problem, but I have locks

Re: Securing Tomcat Applications from Reverse Engineering

2010-01-21 Thread Mark H. Wood
Reverse engineering is not a technical problem; it is a legal problem. You need a lawyer, not a program. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Friends don't let friends publish revisable-form documents. pgpRmc02QIJYG.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: Allocated memory and VMWare

2010-01-15 Thread Mark H. Wood
might be a reasonable short-term approach while one is budgeting, pushing papers, and waiting for one's purchase to arrive. -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Friends don't let friends publish revisable-form documents. pgp5KVksBmkqe.pgp Description: PGP signature

Re: log viewer

2010-01-14 Thread Mark H. Wood
Oh, come on, guys. The log4j package includes the log viewers chainsaw and lf5. There are probably others, but these are the only ones I can recall quickly. (And I'm not at all experienced with either one yet, sorry.) -- Mark H. Wood, Lead System Programmer mw...@iupui.edu Friends don't let

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