Bug 45880 - Problems with Windows service installer
Summary: Problems with Windows service installer
Alias: None
Product: Tomcat 5
Classification: Unclassified
Component: Native:Packaging (show other bugs)
Version: 5.5.27
Hardware: PC Windows XP
: P2 normal (vote)
Target Milestone: ---
Assignee: Tomcat Developers Mailing List
Depends on:
Reported: 2008-09-24 08:37 UTC by Sebb
Modified: 2009-06-03 13:40 UTC (History)
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Directory listing of src tree (6.17 KB, text/plain)
2008-09-24 08:37 UTC, Sebb

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Description Sebb 2008-09-24 08:37:03 UTC
Created attachment 22630 [details]
Directory listing of src tree

The Windows service installer fails to install the NOTICE and RELEASE-NOTES
files in the target directory. (Same in Tomcat 6 - Bug 45879).

Also, the installer creates several files in the src/ directory (even for a Normal installation) which don't seem to belong there - see the attached listing for details.
Comment 1 Mark Thomas 2008-09-24 13:18:40 UTC
The following  patch has been proposed to fix this:
Comment 2 Sebb 2008-09-25 05:03:58 UTC
The patch does not seem to address adding RELEASE-NOTES to the top-level directory, which is where the binary archive puts them.
Comment 3 Mark Thomas 2009-06-03 13:40:08 UTC
The patch has been applied to 5.5.x and will be included in 5.5.28 onwards.