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Vasantha Prabha
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Joined: Oct 02, 2003
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Can any one tell me what is considered to be the container for Servlet
AS I know that ServletConfig is the container for init parameter
and ServletContext is the container for SerlvetApplication
Correct me If Iam wrong

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Frank Carver

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"Servlet Container" is a term used to describe a server which can load, initialise, and pass requests to servlets. Popular Servlet Containers include Tomcat, Resin, Jetty, Weblogic and Websphere.
For some advice on choosing betwen free servlet containers, you can read more in the choosing a servlet container page at

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