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applet issue

Saravanakumar Rajmohan

Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 17
i have an applet (image viewer). can this applet access an image file from another fileserver
Joe Ess

Joined: Oct 29, 2001
Posts: 9072

Applets can only connect back to the server they downloaded from. You can either digitally sign the applet to get around it or use a server-side app (like a servlet) to remotely obtain the files and feed them to your applet.

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