Tomcat is the servlet container used in the official reference Implementation for the Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages technologies.
The Java Servlet and JavaServer Pages specifications are developed by Sun under the Java Community Process.
Tomcat is developed in a participatory and open environment and released under the Apache Software License.
Tomcat is intended to be a collaboration of the best-of-breed developers from around the world.
What's New in This Release: [ read full changelog ]
· update: Update Tomcat's internal copy of Commons FileUpload to FileUpload 1.3.
· 54178: Protect against AsyncListener implementations that throw RuntimeExceptions in response to an event.
· 54791: Restore tools.jar entry in jarsToSkip property to prevent warnings when running Tomcat from Eclipse.
· 54851: When scanning for web fragments, directories without any web-fragment.xml should not impact the status of distributable element. Patch provided by Trask Stalnaker.
· When an error occurs during the sending of a WebSocket message, notify the Inbound side (where all the events occur that the application reacts to) that an error has occurred and that the connection is being closed.
· 54906: Better error message if a ConcurrentModificationException occurs while checking for memory leaks when a web application stops. Also ensure that the exception does not cause remaining checks to be skipped.
· fix - Allow 204 responses (no content) to include entity headers as required by RFC2616.