mod_jk Apache Module
The mod_jk Apache Module
is a "bridge" between the Apache Web Server and the Jakarta
Tomcat Server. "Normal" web requests over port 80 are handled by
Apache and then Java Servlet and JSP requests are forwarded along to the
right place (Tomcat, for example) by the configuration directives included
NOTE: The mod_jserv
Apache Module is an older bridge between Java and Apache.
On FreeBSD Virtual Servers this is used to incorportate all the
heavy parsing and processing of JavaServer Pages as well.
On Solaris, the mod_jserv
module runs unmodified and talks to the Jakarta Tomcat Server
if it is available, but is not as fast (and is no longer supported
by the Java Apache group) as the mod_jk module. For those who
are migrating a lot of FreeBSD JavaServer Pages to Solaris, mod_jserv
might be a good solution until they can use the mod_jk
Connect to your Virtual Server via
Telnet or SSH
and do the following.
Add the following line to your web server configuration file (~/www/conf/httpd.conf)
after the last
Restart your Web Server.