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application servlet communication

Suman Dass

Joined: Feb 20, 2002
Posts: 28
I need my java application to communicate with my servlet probably using URLConnection class. Say I pass two parameters 'a','b' from the application and the servlet has a business logic that computes and returns the sum of 'a' and 'b' but not to a browser. How can I do it?
raimondas zemaitis
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Joined: Feb 23, 2001
Posts: 104
I would use RMI.
William Brogden
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Joined: Mar 22, 2000
Posts: 12769
You will have to imitate the way a browser sends a GET request to a servlet, then parse the results out of the response you get.
Look at examples of GET URLs such as the one presently showing in your address window.
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