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Joe Harry
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Can anyone clarify me the difference between JSP and EL implicit objects?

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Amirr Rafique
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Both are same or we can say that using EL we can access JSP implicit objects

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EL and JSP implicit objects are not the same.

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Ali Gohar
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To get attribute from any scope, in JSP we use

in EL we have

Similarly if you need to get any request parameter we can use request.getParameter(key) in JSP or we can use EL and use ${param.key} etc

We can't set attributes in scopes using EL i guess
Kevin DesLauriers
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EL implicit objects return maps of the attribute or parameters (except the pageScope that returns the actual page scope) where the JSP implicit objects return the actual objects.
Joe Harry
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Thanks for the explanation!
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