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retrive files in a directory

swetha deshmukh

Joined: Jul 19, 2005
Posts: 9
Hi everyone,

How can i retrive the files in a directory and display in the text box all the files using jsp.

bye and thanks
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 39547
For getting the list of files, check out the method. For displaying them, you would iterate through the result of the listFiles call one by one, and write them inside a <textarea> tag.

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Ernest Friedman-Hill
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Joined: Jul 08, 2003
Posts: 24166

This is not an advanced Java question. Moving to the JSP forum.

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Srinivasa Kadiyala
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Joined: Jun 10, 2004
Posts: 237
You can embed HTML Browse tag in jsp file and what ever is in the text field get it using getParameter().

It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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