Apache Tomcat Architecture
Table of Contents
This section of the Tomcat documentation attempts to explain
the architecture and design of the Tomcat server. It includes significant
contributions from several tomcat developers:
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The information presented is divided into the following sections:
- Overview -
An overview of the Tomcat server architecture with key terms
- Server Startup -
A detailed description, with sequence diagrams, of how the Tomcat
server starts up.
- Request Process Flow -
A detailed description of how Tomcat handles a request.