Finding the Bundled Tomcat Version Per JIRA Release
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From time to time support receives requests for us to provide the version of Tomcat that is bundled with a particular release. There's a few methods we can use to find this information.
Method 1 - System Information
Browse to System Information, and navigate down to the Application Server Container entry. Here's an example of what this looks like in JIRA 6.4.6. As you can see the bundled Tomcat version is 7.0.55
Method 2 - Via Command Line
Run the following commands from your
If you do not have your Java Home directory included in your PATH environment variable, you will need to include the path to your
<java-home>/bin directory in front of the
java -cp lib/catalina.jar org.apache.catalina.util.ServerInfo
java.exe -cp lib\catalina.jar org.apache.catalina.util.ServerInfo
The output should be similar to this:
Server version: Apache Tomcat/7.0.55 Server built: Jul 18 2014 05:34:04 Server number: 126.96.36.199 OS Name: Mac OS X OS Version: 10.10.3 Architecture: x86_64 JVM Version: 1.8.0_40-b27 JVM Vendor: Oracle Corporation