What is the best way to install tomcat7 on ubuntu 12.04

Posted January 29, 2014 1.8k views
I have setup a VPS with ubuntu 12.04. Java 1.7 is already installed and JAVA_HOME also configured. Please suggest the best way to install and configure tomcat on it. Either I should use apt-get install tomcat7 command or should I download zip file of tomcat and configure it.

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by Justin Ellingwood
Apache Tomcat is an application server that can be used to easily serve Java applications. In this guide, we will discuss how to install and configure Tomcat and its associated tools on a Debian VPS.