You cannot rename the thredds directory; if you want to run multiple thredds servers, you must run multiple tomcat instances on different ports (not hard but you will have to learn tomcat more deeply).
Your catalogs should work fine without change.
A quick email to ask you about updating the THREDDS server.
I was thinking of renaming the thredds directory in the $TOMCAT/webapps/ and dropping the new *.war file there and having to customize all the files again. Maybe you can tell me if I can copy my catalog.xml from one version to the other...or if they changed...etc...
There might be an easier way that I have overlooked. Thanks, Jerome.
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