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correct code to comeback to home page

arekonda ramesh babu
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Joined: Apr 11, 2006
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i have one webapplication in that index.jsp is called by default.

i have made one jsp folder and placed two jsp files namingly...

"hai.jsp" and "MyJsp.jsp".

i write in "hai.jsp" the following code to come back to "index.jsp"

<a href="/index.jsp">home </a> and tried to click the home link .

HTTP Status 404 - /index.jsp

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type Status report

message /index.jsp

description The requested resource (/index.jsp) is not available.


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Apache Tomcat/5.5.20

is encountered.

"<a href="/index.jsp">" is this code is right one to do so?

how to correct my mistake

do needful to me

Rameshbabu

Milan Jagatiya
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Joined: Jan 01, 2007
Posts: 164

<a href="/index.jsp">home </a>

because of you are not getting context path there....
use below line...

[code]
<a href=<%request.getContextPath()%>"/index.jsp">home </a>
[code]


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Bear Bibeault
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Milan Jagatiya's code has an error.

If you are using JSP 1.2, the code to get the context path is



in JSP 2.0, it should be (no scriptlets):



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Milan Jagatiya
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yeah Bear,...it was an error...

[ February 07, 2007: Message edited by: Milan Jagatiya ]
 
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