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Inovke Servlet with No Response

Drew Lane
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Joined: May 13, 2001
Posts: 296
Can I invoke a servlet using an HTTP POST without
the browser receiving a response and changing the
contents of the page?
I thought I read somewhere that POST could be used
this way whereas GET would always change the page.
I'm thinking of invoking the servlet from an HTML
form or from an applet on the page.
Thanks!
Drew
PC RE
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Joined: Aug 28, 2001
Posts: 29

in such a case how can u make sure if the server/servlet received the request or it is lost some where in the network?
can u post the scenario/case where u need such a design...
thanks,-PC RE
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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