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Using JSP with servlets

Chris Patton
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Joined: Jun 12, 2000
Posts: 7
Is there any way to embed the return (via the PrintWriter) from a servlet into a web page?
More specifically, I'd like to be able to mimic the Server-Side include command #exec.
I have tried using #exec with the servlet but it doesn't work.

Thanks!
- Chris
[This message has been edited by Chris Patton (edited August 17, 2000).]
Tony Alicea
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Joined: Jan 30, 2000
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I would have the servlet create a JavaBean with the results and place it in the HttpSession object. Then a JSP page would use a <jsp:useBean> tag and corresponding <%=bean.getThis()%> expressions to produce the desired results...


Tony Alicea
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Frank Carver
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Joined: Jan 07, 1999
Posts: 6920
This is exactly what the <jsp:include> tag is for:

or if you need to pass parameters in:

Give it a try.


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