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Install Tomcat on MacOSX

Download latest version of Tomcat (tar.gz) from http://tomcat.apache.org/

In my case I am using apache-tomcat-7.0.33.tar.gz


Extract the archive:


Move the extracted directory to /usr/local:


Remove old Tomcat (if available)


Create a symlink to Library directory:


If you want to access manager, edit /conf/tomcat-users.xml and add:

Then you can login with “myname” and “secret”