This issue has been covered to a certain degree in previous posts but none of them match my environment, so I am hoping someone has half a clue as to what is going on.
When starting, GeoServer seems to get going to a certain degree. The GS logs show various items in the config being read and loaded and then it fails to complete startup.
The GS logs show no errors
The catalina.out logs show a number of errors, such as this one:
and this one:
My tomcat.service config looks like this:
I have attached my logs for completeness.
If anyone has any info on this, it would be greatly appreciated.
Ubuntu 16.04 LTS; GeoServer war 2.16; Apache Tomcat 8.5; Java 8