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How to install apache-tomcat,InforMEA OData provider on Windows 10

How to install apache-tomcat, InforMEA OData provider on Windows 10

Java 1.7 (not tested with 1.8)
Apache Tomcat 7.x
Hardware requirements: The minimum hardware requirements are specific to Java & Apache Tomcat hosting the toolkit, in terms of RAM allocated to the Java VM we recommend 512 MB but that depends on the dataset size and might need tweaking.
Sofware requirements: No specific requirements, we recommend CentOS Linux. Please consult the Java requirements above.

1- Install Tomcat – The current version at date of 08/10/2020 is the version 9.0 and it will install on

C:\Program Files (x86)\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 9.0
\webapps –> is the directory use as documentroot

Is better to change on windows services to “Apache Tomcat 9.0.38 Server” to run manually that will help to stop/restart it when you are installing the API..
Apache Tomcat 9.0.38 Server

2- Download the last release version Informea API on Github(version used is informea-2.4.5.war)
And this WAR file and copy it to Tomcat webapps, and restart the Tomcat, and it should it the informea api

To check it

http://localhost:8090 is tomcat is working( in our case, installed informea)

2.1 Configuration of Mysql and database:
You will to change:

C:\Program Files (x86)\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 9.0\webapps\informea245\WEB-INF\classes\META-INF

http://localhost:8090/informa245 — My installation

InforMEA OData toolkit