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about ServletContext and ServletConfig

vara prasad
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Joined: Dec 21, 2004
Posts: 47
what is ServletContext and what is ServletConfig exatly?
and what is the actual differances ?
and what is the uses of both ServletContext and ServletConfig?
Ben Souther
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Joined: Dec 11, 2004
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The javadocs are your friend.

http://java.sun.com/j2ee/1.4/docs/api/javax/servlet/ServletContext.html
http://java.sun.com/j2ee/1.4/docs/api/javax/servlet/ServletConfig.html


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James Carman
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Joined: Feb 20, 2001
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The ServletConfig object exposes information specific to your servlet (like initialization parameters). The ServletContext basically represents your webapp.


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