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what is the need of making servlet context listener?

samdeep aarzoo
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Joined: Jun 09, 2005
Posts: 160
can anyone help me to understand what is the need of
making servlet context listener
can't we do the things without servlet context listener

please help
Ben Souther
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Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

Originally posted by sandeep mittal:
can't we do the things without servlet context listener


Sure we could.
They've only been around since 2.3 and Servlet apps have certainly exisited before that.


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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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