AJP Protocol Reference
The Apache Tomcat Connectors / mod_jk - ISAPI redirector - NSAPI redirector
This is the top-level entry point of the documentation bundle for the
Apache Tomcat Connectors
Select one of the links from the navigation menu (to the left) to drill
down to the more detailed documentation that is available. Each available
manual is described in more detail below.
A Tomcat worker is a Tomcat instance that is waiting to execute servlets
on behalf of some web server. For example, we can have a web server such as Apache
forwarding servlet requests to a Tomcat process (the worker) running behind it.
This page contains detailed description of all workers.properties
The forwarding of requests from the web server to tomcat gets configured by defining mapping rules.
The so-called uriworkermap file is a mechanism of defining those rules.
- Status Worker
The status worker is a builtin management worker. It displays state information
and can also be used to dynamically reconfigure JK.
This page contains detailed description of all directives related to
Apache web server.
This page contains detailed description of all IIS directives.
- Quick Start
This page describes the configuration files used by JK on the
Web Server side for the 'impatients'.
- All about workers
This page contains an overview about the various aspects of defining
and using workers.
This page describes the possible timeout settings you can use.
- Load Balancing
This page contains an introduction on load balancing with JK.
- Reverse Proxy
This page contains an introduction to reverse proxies, how JK
handles this situation and how you can influence the JK proxying behaviour.