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Hi I am having problems using the HelloWorld servlet. I am using NT and tomcat 4.1.18. my ..\root\web-inf\web.xml file is at the bottom of the page and I don't know why my servlet is not working! any help greatly appreciated Frank
<!DOCTYPE web-app PUBLIC "-//Sun Microsystems, Inc.//DTD Web Application 2.3//EN" "http://java.sun.com/dtd/web-app_2_3.dtd"> <web-app> <display-name>Welcome to Tomcat</display-name> <description> Welcome to Tomcat </description> <!-- Servlet --> <servlet> <servlet-name>HelloWorld</servlet-name> <display-name>HelloWorld</display-name> <servlet-class>HelloWorld</servlet-class> </servlet> <!-- Servlet Mapping --> <servlet-mapping> <servlet-name>HelloWorld</servlet-name> <url-pattern>/HelloWorld</url-pattern> </servlet-mapping> </web-app>
If you are addressing it with the /servlet/HelloWorld URL, you are running into the "invoker" servlet problem. There has been a run of these recently, browse through the last week of "my servlet doesn't work" messages. Bill