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Need help about Web Services

chinni Reddy
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Joined: Aug 16, 2005
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I am new to the topic : Web Services

can anybody please help in by telling me how to proceed.I have downloaded a tutorial from the sun website, I have the java SDK and the tomcat server loaded in my computer.

I am getting hundreds of results for web services when I browse but I am not sure how to proceed.

Thanks
Chinni
Ulf Dittmer
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The next step would be to install the SOAP engine Axis as a web app in Tomcat, and to make sure you get the "happy-axis" page with no errors (the installation instructions will tell you how to do this; it's easy). Then, to get started building your own service, read this article. Then read a few more articles on various topics which are referenced in the JavaRanch Web Services FAQ, and you're well on your way. Come back here if you have questions.
[ January 04, 2006: Message edited by: Ulf Dittmer ]

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Tauri Valor
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Joined: Aug 03, 2005
Posts: 166
Hi there

You need to go through this http://java.sun.com/developer/technicalArticles/J2EE/j2ee_ws/

before getting started with webservices. The procedure described there seems complicated but you can have a feel of a webservice.

Cheers,
JD


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Ulf Dittmer
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Hello "javadheer"-

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