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Muhammad Usman
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Joined: Nov 18, 2001
Posts: 29
hello to all
i m having difficulty in understanding the " servlet context" topic.
can any body explain it for me, with an example or atleast can tell me the site or article from which i can clearly understand the servlet context topic


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Ricardo Cortes
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Joined: Jan 23, 2002
Posts: 140
The servlet 2.3 specification should give you more than enough information on the servlet context...
http://jcp.org/aboutJava/communityprocess/first/jsr053/index.html


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Anthony Villanueva
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Joined: Mar 22, 2002
Posts: 1055
The ServletContext object can be considered as an object-oriented representation of the web application. It has methods which you can use to store/retrieve "global", i.e. context-wide data. Aside from the specs (which is always a very good resource), see the docs.
 
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