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File Upload


Joined: Feb 13, 2000
Posts: 21
I am writing a Java application that basically uploads a file from a local machine to a server. Can someone tell me how this can be done.
Tom P
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Joined: May 06, 2000
Posts: 88
Sockets or servlets.
paul wheaton

Joined: Dec 14, 1998
Posts: 20919

Open an HTTP connection from an applet to a servlet. The open an object stream and the file as one object.

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Rama Raju

Joined: Jul 07, 2000
Posts: 12
Could u please tell me whether u r using HTML or applets From the local machine? U can really get good help from Orielly's book on Servlets
I agree. Here's the link:
subject: File Upload
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