This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
Parameters are submissions to the request. They can either be fields from a form, or data on the query string. Parameters have nothing to do with request scope.
Scoped variables are Java objects placed in a scoped context (such as request scope) by code using the setAttribute() method of the scoped contexts. [ August 01, 2007: Message edited by: Bear Bibeault ]