Please replace $tomcat with the correct Tomcat installation folder name, such as C:\Program Files\Apache Software Foundation\Tomcat 8.5.
With Tomcat fully configured, it's now time to deploy the MyTimetable application.
- If the Tomcat service is currently running, please stop it first (see Configuring Apache Tomcat for instructions).
- In the Tomcat base directory, create a new directory called
mytimetable, which will be the directory that holds the application archive. Also create a directory
mytimetable/configto hold the configuration files.
- Now, copy the web application archive into this directory and name it mytimetable-web-server.war.
This file should map the application to the application server's root URL, as follows:
Set custom MyTimetable properties, such as the various database connection settings, in a file
.propertiesfiles from this directory will be read by MyTimetable). See Data source configuration (on-premises) for more information on the configuration of the data sources.
The code block below shows a basic version of the file, configuring a single Scientia Syllabus Plus data source and SAML authentication:
- Start the Tomcat service. The application will now be deployed, which could take some minutes.