This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
If you have HFSJ, then the biggest part is done You should definitely read the Servlet specs carefully, and at least have a look at JSTL and JSP specs (and keep them handy for specific questions you mught have).
I made a servlet spec summary available on my website if you wish.
Since most of the J2EE API is made up of interfaces. You need to download a servlet container like tomcat 5.5 and install it. Tomcat contains the jar files with the concrete classes to compile and run examples.
I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link: http://aspose.com