run jsp and php from the same server and domain name

December 29, 2018 676 views
Apache Java PHP

I have an old website that running PHP, but now i’m developing a small website in JSP. I would like to run both from one server. something as in: website.com/php/… and website.com/jsp/… also, hoping to inclued SSL

if this is possible, what steps should i take to accomplish this?

1 Answer

Install Tomcat on the server and run in on port 8080 for example. Make sure your JSP is working fine through Tomcat. Then use Apache’s mod_proxy to forward requests that are going to /jsp/ to Tomcat. Here’s a link with some more info:

https://rimuhosting.com/mod_jk2_and_mod_proxy_ajp.jsp

Cheers

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