> Am 23.02.2018 um 18:36 schrieb Cheltenham, Chris
> Hello All,
> I am trying to run tomcat as a non root user.
> It will start as the tomcat user but it will not bind to connector 443 unless
> it starts as root.
> Does anyone know why?
Unix will not let you open ports below 1024 as non-root user!
You may use a proxy in front of it or maybe use iptables to be able to use
standard ports AND user tomcat.
> 23-Feb-2018 09:14:59.140 SEVERE [main]
> org.apache.catalina.core.StandardService.initInternal Failed to initialize
> connector [Connector[HTTP/1.1-443]]
> org.apache.catalina.LifecycleException: Failed to initialize component
> I’m using java 9.0.4 and Tomcat 8.5.28
> Thank You;
> Chris Cheltenham
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