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Please help: AppletContext.showDocument, yet servlet reports different url

Ken Flor
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Joined: Aug 01, 2006
Posts: 34
Please help me.
Sigh .. this is driving me insane.


I have an applet that does a showDocument to a Servlet.

The code is :

this.getAppletContext().showDocument(url, "Report");

the url is the path and the "Report" is the name of the frame.


However in my servlet when i did a getRequestURL, the url reported is different. Why is that so?

Since the servlet can be loaded successfully from the applet.showDocument, how come the url reflected is wrong?


How can i get back the original url with the path?

Thanks.
Ulf Dittmer
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Joined: Mar 22, 2005
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What is the URL you're requesting in the applet, and which one is returned by getRequestURL?


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