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Best method

Sathyanarayana Katakam

Joined: Oct 12, 2000
Posts: 2
When processing a request what is BEST suited method for sharing data between Servlets and JSPs? I mean using a 'Request Object', Session or SessionContext?
David O'Meara

Joined: Mar 06, 2001
Posts: 13459

Always the Request Object.
Putting transient data on the session wastes resources and can cause problems if the data isn't handled properly.
The Servlet context is shared across all servlets and is therefore not thread-safe.
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