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Can I use JavaScript inside a JSP page?

nan sh
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I couldn't find any official documentation to say I can do that.
nan sh
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Sorry Mika, my question actually is that if a page is written by jsp( means page name has .jsp as suffix and gota JSP code inside), can I insert any JavaScript inside this page too?
As JSP don't support onMove() or more, so I have to use JavaScript. Am I allow to do that?
William Brogden
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A JSP writes HTML output to a browser as a response to a request. Anything you can put in a static HTML page can be written by a JSP. You may have to be careful about escaping characters, etc. but it can be done.
I get the feeling that you are a little mixed up about where things happen - Javascript executes on the browser, JSP executes on the server.
Bill
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Thanks Bill and your books.
 
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