Installing SOLR

We have been following a great blog creating-web-application-from-scratch, it is guiding us through a fedora, solr installation at the moment with lots more to come. The blog post is at

We have picked up on a small thing… In step 9 Installing solr there is a snippet of xml code supplied that needs to go into your tomcat/webapps/solr/WEB-INF/web.xml file. See below

<!– Define the Login Configuration for this Application –>
<realm-name>Auth needed

When you are adding this code (or cutting and pasting) make sure that you close the <auth-method> and the <realm-name> tags


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