Startup problems with tomcat5.5

Andreas Schildbach andreas at
Tue May 1 16:05:19 UTC 2007

Ghodmode wrote:

>    Something weird is happening.  catalina.out is supposed to be a normal
> file, not a named pipe (that's what the 'p' means).  Try deleting the
> catalina.out pipe and replacing it with a regular file:
> sudo /etc/init.d/tomcat5.5 stop
> sudo rm /var/log/tomcat5.5/catalina.out
> sudo touch /var/log/tomcat5.5/catalina.out

Thanks for the workaround (it works). I just found out that this bug is
known as



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