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external entity problem

Rishi Yagnik
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Joined: Jan 04, 2001
Posts: 84
posted November 18, 2002 04:07 AM
I am trying to run jsp tag libraries example i am getting followinf errors help required immed
this is my web.xml
This is my studyKit.tld
<!DOCTYPE taglib
PUBLIC "-//Sun Microsystems, Inc.//DTD JSP Tag Library 1.2//EN"
<!-- GREET TAG -->
<description>Prints Hello user! wherever it occurs</description>
and my jsp is as follows :
<%@ taglib uri="studyKit.tld" prefix="hello"%>
my studyKit.tld is lying where my jsp pages are there but still i don't understand why is it giving me following errors :
"Greeting.jsp": org.apache.jasper.JasperException: Parse Error in the tag library descriptor: External entity not found: "".
thanks in advance
Juanjo Bazan
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Joined: Feb 04, 2002
Posts: 231
The URL you provide in your DOCTYPE tag is incorrect, It seems you want this:
Anyway, you can get the correct URL for different J2 DTDs here:
I agree. Here's the link:
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