Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP6 Programmer's Guide to Web Applications

ProcedureTo deploy web applications using the administration interface

  1. In the Server Manager interface, click the Virtual Server Class tab.

    The Manage a Class of Virtual Servers page displays.

  2. Select a class of virtual servers, and then click Manage.

    The Class Manager interface displays.

  3. Select a virtual server, and then click Manage.

    The Virtual Server Manager interface displays.

  4. Click the Web Applications tab, and then click the Deploy Web Application link.

    The Deploy Web Application page displays.

  5. Enter the following information:

    • WAR File On. Select a Local Machine when uploading a WAR file to your server, or Server Machine when the WAR file already resides there.

      • WAR File Path. Enter the path on the local or server machine to the WAR file containing the web application. On server machines, enter the absolute path to the WAR file. On local machines, you can browse the available paths.

      • Application URI. Enter the URI on the virtual server for the web application.

      • Installation Directory. Enter the absolute path to the directory on the server machine from which the contents of the WAR file will be extracted. If the directory does not exist, a directory will be created.

  6. Click OK.

    For more information about using the Administration interface to manage Sun Java System Web Server, see the Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP6 Administrator’s Guide.