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Integrating ServletExec 5.0 with ArcIMS

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Which version of ServletExec is right for me?

These instructions apply only to ServletExec 5.0 with ArcIMS 9.0, using Apache web server (v. 1.3.x or 2.x) on the Windows operating system.
Instructions for integrating other versions of ServletExec and ArcIMS can be found here.

The instructions at this website are provided by New Atlanta Communications.
In addition to these instructions, Esri provides its own steps for installation and configuration of ServletExec and ArcIMS.
For ServletExec 5.0 AS for Apache 2.x on Windows and ArcIMS 9.0 click here.

Note: ServletExec 5.0 works fine with Apache 1.3.x, but if you want to use Apache 1.3.x with ArcIMS 9.0 and ServletExec, Esri may require you to use version 4.2 of ServletExec instead of version 5.0.
We say this because at the time of this writing, Esri did not offer any instructions for running SE 5.0/ArcIMS 9.0/Apache 1.3.x.
If using Apache 1.3.x, with ArcIMS 9.0, find out which versions of SE, that Esri will support.
From our standpoint, we see no reason why you could not use SE 5.0 with Apache 1.3.x as we have many, many non-ArcIMS customers who do this. But check with Esri to see if they will support this combination for use with ArcIMS 9.0.

A listing of all such Esri knowledge base articles can be found here.

Configuring ServletExec to work with ArcIMS 9.0:

Note: If you ran the ArcIMS 9.0 Post Installer and allowed it to perform the Automated Web server - Servlet Engine configuration, then ServletExec and your web server should already be configured to use the ArcIMS Servlet Connector, and you can skip this step.

Otherwise, you will need to manually configure ServletExec and your Web Server to use the ArcIMS Servlet Connector.
One way to do this manually is to carefully follow the steps given in the ArcIMS 9.0 Installation Guide (/Documentation/Install.htm on the ArcIMS 9.0 CD). You can find the steps in the section labeled "How to manually configure your Web server" which can be found under step #4 entitled: "Configure your Web server".

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