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Servlet filter

Pradeep bhatt
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Joined: Feb 27, 2002
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One of application of servlet filters is logging.
Logging can be accomplished using servlets ,isn't?
What is the big deal abt filters?

Mike Curwen
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Joined: Feb 20, 2001
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because they can do much more than logging.

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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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