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XML as servlet inputs

Chhuckie Vasudevan
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Hello,
In my project, there is a need to send in the results of a computation on a XML file to a servlet and do some processing in the servlet. Could somebody please tell me how I could read the XML file in a servlet. As I am new to servlets, it would be great if somebody could give me an example of how to read XML documents into a servlet, or point me to a link
Thanks
Chhuckie
William Brogden
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The Apache SOAP project does lots of XML manipulation inside servlets. It is really pretty simple. Basically you just get an getInputStream on the HttpRequest and feed that stream to a XML parser.
see xml.apache.org for LOTS of xml related stuff including SOAP
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