Read this before deploying the application
Follow these steps to deploy Compound Registration to Tomcat:
Configure Tomcat connector as needed in the server.xml within the Tomcat conf folder.
When Tomcat 8.5 and Internet Explorer 11 or Edge web browsers are used, the following line should be added to the context.xml:
Make sure you copied the proper JDBC driver as described on this page.
Firts of all, delete the build number from the downloaded .war file name, rename as RegistryCxn.war and then deploy it into the Tomcat webapps folder. In order to have the provided war file extracted in the webapps folder stop and start the Tomcat again- it will extract the war file automatically.
After a successful deployment, the application can be started. By default you can access the application at the following URL: http://yourhost:8080/RegistryCxn/client/. If everything went well you'll see the Compound Registration Wizard, that helps you to upload your the license file, setup your database connection and create the first user of Compound Registration.
Download docker image
You can get our docker image from our products download page: https://chemaxon.com/products/compound-registration/download
Our image contains Compound Registration and its command line tool. During docker run, if you provide an argument, the command line tool will run it as a command, otherwise Compound Registration application will start.
Follow these steps to install and run Compound Registration in docker container:
Create an env.list file that contains database connection parameters:
Create the database schema for Compound Registration using the created env.list:
Create an admin user:
Add the license URL to the env.list file. Please make sure that the given ChemAxon license is available via file server over HTTP/HTTPS. You can skip this and upload the license later from the Application UI on the Administration Page, but it is not recommended as it will be saved inside the container and you would have to re-upload it if the container is re-created.
Run Compound Registration
With these steps you have Compound Registration running, you can skip the "Install through the Wizard" step from the deployment guide.