This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
You haven't mentioned anything about web server. I'm using JDK 1.2.2 and Tomcat to compile and run JSP's and Servelts. With JDK in c:\jdk1.2.2 and Tomcat in C:\jakarta-tomcat I have following system variables set : TOMCAT_HOME = C:\jakarta-tomcat JAVA_HOME = c:\jdk1.2.2 Hope this helps.