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Doubt on Filters

Joe Harry
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Can we use <servlet-name> and <dispatcher> together for a filter DD mapping?

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Christophe Verré

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Yes you can. For example :

If you try to include the JothiServlet using a RequestDispatcher#include, the request will be filtered. You can get a RequestDispatcher by a servlet name via ServletContext#getNamedDispatcher:

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Joe Harry
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Thanks Christophe!
I agree. Here's the link:
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