You will need to wait a short period of time before Tomcat 3.3 is ready to serve requests.
The very first use will need a little extra time since some WAR files will be expanded by default.
It comes with a default configuration which should be a good starting point for most users.
Once you have Tomcat 3.3 up and running, there are many customizations from which you can choose.
This section deals with installing the Tomcat 3.3 binary archive available from the Jakarta Project.