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Accessing Files From Servlets

abhijit salvithal

Joined: May 19, 2005
Posts: 7
hi all,

I have a problem. When try to create file instance form File(URI) constructor of file.
I m creating URI by passing string url to URI like http://localhost:8080/testApp/myFile.txt
when i type this on browser i can see the file but i not able to access via File by passing the same uri.

Thanks in Advance & Regards,
Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410


Can you tell us what you mean by "access" the file?
Are you trying to download it?

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