This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
Mike, log() writes the given message to a servlet log, prepended by the calling servlet's name. The output location (the log) is server-specific, usually an event log file. You will need to search the server directories to find the file name used. log("I'm writing a message to the log file") // is an example Regards, Clark