Posted By: Anonymous
How do I use the
JAVA_OPTS variable to configure a web server (a linux server)?
How can I set
JAVA_OPTS is the standard environment variable that some servers and other java apps append to the call that executes the
For example in tomcat if you define
JAVA_OPTS='-Xmx1024m', the startup script will execute
java org.apache.tomcat.Servert -Xmx1024m
If you are running in Linux/OSX, you can set the JAVA_OPTS, right before you call the startup script by doing
This will only last as long as the console is open.
To make it more permanent you can add it to your ~/.profile or ~/.bashrc file.