This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP 8 forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide and have Edward Finegan & Robert Liguori on-line! See this thread for details.
If there is an exception thrown in init, your browser will get an error on trying to reach the URL. To be really graceful about it, you can throw an UnavailableException from the init so the container will be able to log the reason. Bill