Windows Service Wrapper
The Win32 Wrapper, Makes Jetty Running as a Windows NT Service Possible.
The Win32Wrapper makes use of Java Service Wrapper, see http://wrapper.tanukisoftware.org
Quick Start Guide
installing jetty as windows service
Starting jetty as windows service
Stopping jetty as windows service
Removing jetty as windows service
Note: The above application (Jetty-Service.exe) must execute with administrator rights otherwise, it fails.
In Vista, even with administrator account the service fails to install. Giving an error 'OpenSCManager failed'.
Below is the solution to this problem. This will now open a command prompt window with administrator rights.
Configuring Windows Service Wrapper
Setting a Jetty Configuration XML
Setting a Jetty Configuration XML for Windows Service Wrapper can be done by editing jetty-service.conf found in your <jetty-root>/bin
to any jetty xml configuration of your choice
you can also set multiple jetty configuration XMLs, Just add a new line of configuration code, following the pattern below: