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John Chong

Joined: Jan 18, 2001
Posts: 16
May I know what is a servelet?
Ashwin Desai
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Joined: Jul 17, 2000
Posts: 124
A servlet is a small server side java program that runs inside the webserver. It is similar to a cgi script, except that it is written in java.
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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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