Apache Tomcat can be started and stopped from the command line. In this topic I will show you how to start and stop Tomcat from the command line in Ubuntu, which is a Linux distribution derived from Debian.
To learn how to start and stop Apache Tomcat from the command line in a Linux environment, follow these 5 steps:
sudo service tomcat7 startand then hit Enter:
sudo service tomcat7 startand then hit Enter in the original terminal window: