with env-entry tag, the bean providers don't need to hard code some value in their bean code. for example if they want to get the tax rate of current year, they can creat a env-entry in the DD and in the bean code, they just do a jndi lookup to get the value.
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Thanks for the reply. Could you pl elaborate more, or give a code example on this.