CIT 597 Notes on Java, Tomcat, MySQL Installations
Fall 2005, David Matuszek

Submitted installation notes:

Here are the web pages that were submitted, in no particular order:

http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~dhavalj/assignment1.html
http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~yogeshp/cit597Assign1.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~rosg/install.html
http://www.cis.upenn.edu/~wwlau/cis597_assig1.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~mustazza/software-install.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~savir/CIT597/Assignment_1_log.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~koun/CIT597/installation.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~dlduffy/CIT_597/InstallLog.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~rsen/webapps.htm
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~hanlee/projects/CIT597/Install_MySQL.html http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~hanlee/projects/CIT597/Install_Tomcat.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~shchopra/jdk.htm http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~shchopra/MySQL.htm http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~shchopra/TomCat.htm
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~nehat/installation.htm
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~lbf/install.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~arthith/setuplog.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~varunv/Software_Installation_Log.htm
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~aazim/cit597/assignment01/index.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~suting/Assign1.htm
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~phansek/install.html
http://www.laurahcomputing.com/cit597-hw1.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~supattra/cit597/project1.html
http://www.seas.upenn.edu/~pascucci/Assignment1.html


Installation pages with solutions:

Here are links to pages describing some of the problems encountered, with their solutions. If you have a problem that isn't referenced here, you can still compare your installation procedure with that of people who didn't have your problem.

Problem Notes
Java Setting Environment variables yogeshp
Memory reference error arthith
Tomcat Note: URLs are case sensitive, even on Windows.
Port 8080 blocked yogeshp
"Page cannot be displayed" savir
warning from ZoneAlarm savir
Could not find certain files and directories on PC.
Could not find folder when attempting to change port from 8080 to 80.
lbf, pascucci
MySQL ERROR 2003 (HY000): Can't connect to MySQL server on 'localhost' yogeshp
Every command requires password rosg, mustazza
ERROR 1005 (HY000) at line 10: Can't create table '.\murach\download.frm' wwlau, hanlee
C:\Windows\System32\Autoexec.nt The system file is not suitable for running MS-DOS and Microsoft Windows applications. phansek


Download locations:

Java
http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.5.0/download.jsp
Tomcat
http://jakarta.apache.org/site/downloads/downloads_tomcat.html
MySQL
http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/
Connector/J
http://dev.mysql.com/downloads/connector/j/3.1.html


Articles about installation and testing
:

Java http://www.cs.laurentian.ca/badams/c1047/eclipse-tutorials/java-install.html
Eclipse http://www.cs.laurentian.ca/badams/c1047/eclipse-tutorials/
Tomcat  
MySQL

http://dev.mysql.com/tech-resources/articles/4.1/installer.html

http://www.devside.net/web/server/windows/mysql

http://dev.mysql.com/doc/mysql/en/entering-queries.html