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JSP work with Javascript (Pain!)

Peter Pu

Joined: Apr 22, 2004
Posts: 2
as we all know, JSP is server page and Javascript is for client only.
but somehow I really need them to work together
the situation is I have a pop up window, and it will pass something back to the original window using javascript
and on the original window, I need to store that value in a bean, or a variable on JSP (java variable)
and body know how to do this?
maybe with cookie?..or?
Bear Bibeault
Author and ninkuma

Joined: Jan 10, 2002
Posts: 63874

The only way to get Javascript to communicate back to the server is to post a request. Your popup can do this in a hidden frame, or to itself before closing.

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Peter Pu

Joined: Apr 22, 2004
Posts: 2
ok, thanks!
I will try it
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: JSP work with Javascript (Pain!)
jQuery in Action, 3rd edition