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what is the use of xml

rehans oberoi
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i used web.xml for mapping in web application .
what is the use of web.xml language.
Jesus Angeles
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it is requirement for deploying a j2ee web application. you cannot deploy it without it.
William Brogden
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The exact use of all web.xml elements is defined in the servlet API. This page is a good start point for finding various versions of the servlet API.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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