Missing file in Jira War

Hi All,

I downloaded the jira war file and deployed it. I need to change the default port and in the docs I read

the portnumber is configured in /conf/server.xml. Unfortunately I do not have that file.

Any ideaś ?

Warm regards,


1 answer

0 votes

There won't be a server.xml in the war version. It is supposed to be deployed in an Application server like Tomcat which will have a server.xml.

You might want to download the standalone version instead!

Thank you Jobin for you're swift reply. I installed the software not by the war on my Glassfish HA cluster but by hand. So I could easily put a different port in the configuration.

Eh? If you're building a WAR you should do so from the WAR download rather than by hand. Building a WAR by hand will not give you the ability to put a different port in the configuration, as that is done in the container, in your case Glassfish. The Configuration within server.xml is specific to Tomcat. Your Glassfish container has its own configuration, setup that, then deploy the war....

Suggest an answer

Log in or Sign up to answer
Community showcase
Published Nov 27, 2018 in Portfolio for Jira

Introducing a new planning experience in Portfolio for Jira (Server/DC)

In the past, Portfolio for Jira required a high degree of detail–foresight that was unrealistic for many businesses to   have–in   order to produce a reliable long-term roadmap. We're tur...

2,984 views 19 22
Read article

Atlassian User Groups

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find a group

Connect with like-minded Atlassian users at free events near you!

Find my local user group

Unfortunately there are no AUG chapters near you at the moment.

Start an AUG

You're one step closer to meeting fellow Atlassian users at your local meet up. Learn more about AUGs

Groups near you