FS#65684 - Tomcat packages don't change their files to the respective tomcat group.

Attached to Project: Community Packages
Opened by Vicente Ferrari (iamvik) - Monday, 02 March 2020, 14:00 GMT
Last edited by Doug Newgard (Scimmia) - Monday, 02 March 2020, 14:09 GMT
Task Type Bug Report
Category Packages: Extra
Status Closed
Assigned To No-one
Architecture x86_64
Severity Medium
Priority Normal
Reported Version
Due in Version Undecided
Due Date Undecided
Percent Complete 100%
Votes 0
Private No


When you add your user to the tomcat group in order to run the server through eclipse, for example, you still can't access the tomcat files becuase the package doesn't change the owner group of the folder to

Additional info:
* package version(s)
* config and/or log files etc.
* link to upstream bug report, if any

Steps to reproduce:
Install eclipse-java
Install tomcat8
Open the servers view in eclipse, add tomcat 8.5 server and use the folder /usr/share/tomcat8
When you add a project to it (e.g. Dynamic Web Project) and run the server it complaints that it cannot find

To fix: run chgrp -R tomcat8 /usr/share/tomcat8
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Closed by  Doug Newgard (Scimmia)
Monday, 02 March 2020, 14:09 GMT
Reason for closing:  Duplicate
Additional comments about closing:   FS#65019