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I am developing an application with which I need to manipulate ASP and JSP pages. This is a new field for me, and I would like some direction on where to look to get started (e.g. books, online tutorials, etc.) Also, what are the fundamental differences between ASP and JSP? Thanks, Richard
You don't mention whether the ASP and JSP components are on the same server. If you are talking about accessing an ASP already set up elsewhere, a JSP page or servlet can easily send requests to it and interpret the response, the same as a web browser can. Just build a URL to access the ASP:
and then read the response it sends back (which will be HTML, of course):
Phil Hanna<BR>Sun Certified Programmer for the Java 2 Platform<BR>Author of :<BR><A HREF="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0072127686/electricporkchop/107-3548162-1137317" TARGET=_blank rel="nofollow">JSP: The Complete Reference</A><BR><A HREF="http://www.amazon.com/exec/obidos/ASIN/0072124253/electricporkchop/107-3548162-1137317" TARGET=_blank rel="nofollow">Instant Java Servlets</A>