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Help on SimpleTag

 
Saira Murty
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Can we access request object in the doTag() of a class extending SimpleTagSupport??
This is in reference of HF final mock test , question no 25,page 811
The ans of which appears to be wrong.
The ans is as below

((PageContext)getJspContext()).getRequest()

If the ans is correst, please explain.
 
kapil munjal
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I think we can access it but no idea how to access is exactly..

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Bassam Zahid
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Yes the HFS statement is correct.

For your information, PageContext extends JspContext.

So the way given in book is correct to access request object.
 
janne s
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HI!

check the API of JSp Context and Page Context
there is getRequest() method.
Answer is correct in HFS Book.


jaya
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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