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Luther Adon
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Joined: Apr 27, 2002
Posts: 51
Thanks muchly for the assistance previously. I fixed the classpath and the placement and it works better.
Now a new problem, database connection and query work fine now but my computer is treating getting the servlet page not as a webpage but as a downloadable file of which I need to chose. The code that follows is all that is applicable:

I hope someone can help me I feel so close and none of my books cover this type of error.
Thank you in advance
[ August 21, 2002: Message edited by: Luther Adon ]
yogendra babu
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Joined: Jul 01, 2002
Posts: 17
If the parameter to setContentType of response Object is other than text/html the servlet will start get downloading.Check what is the content type u set for the response object in your code
Luther Adon
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Joined: Apr 27, 2002
Posts: 51
Thank you kindly,
works like a charm now.
 
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