[Bug 1031395] Re: tomcat6 and tomcat7 are not installable side-by-side

Clint Byrum clint at fewbar.com
Sat Aug 4 14:46:31 UTC 2012

Agreed, I believe alternatives should be used for the common files so
that users can select the "default" ones.

Here are the files that are common to both in quantal:


That said, its hard to recommend spending much time on tomcat6. One can
always use a chroot (see the 'schroot' package for a nice interface to
these) to serve them both from the same machine.

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