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Originally posted by suresh pulapally: i want to know what is the meaning of this tag in web.xml.what it do if i write in serlvet details in web.xml file <load-on-startup></load-on-startup>
Specification says: <load-on-startup> instantiate an instance of each servlet identified by a <servlet> element that includes a <load-on-startup> element in the order defined by the load-onstartup element values, and call each servlet instance�s init() method.