aspose file tools*
The moose likes Servlets and the fly likes Question Regarding Definition Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Servlets
Bookmark "Question Regarding Definition" Watch "Question Regarding Definition" New topic
Author

Question Regarding Definition

JiaPei Jen
Ranch Hand

Joined: Nov 19, 2000
Posts: 1309
Is there andy difference between "Servlet" and "Servlet engine"? If yes, what are the differences?
Bosun Bello
Ranch Hand

Joined: Nov 06, 2000
Posts: 1510
A Servlet engine is what a servlet runs on. It's the common name for a server that the server runs on. A servlet, which you write, is an object that resides in the web server/servlet engine, and it extends the functionality of a web server/servlet engine.


------------------
Bosun
SCJP for the Java� 2 Platform


Bosun (SCJP, SCWCD)
So much trouble in the world -- Bob Marley
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
subject: Question Regarding Definition