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Joined: Feb 16, 2005
Oct 11, 2005 23:54:00
while i am working with FILTERS in
1) Is it compulsary to have a
when working with filter and
2) if i want to call a specific servlet using filters then how should we proceed.
please explain me with an example if possible along with deployment descriptor
Scheepers de Bruin
Joined: Jul 19, 2005
Oct 12, 2005 00:32:00
No it's not mandatory to have a servlet in order to use a filter.
Say we have a filter:
This will filter ALL requests received, irrespective of the resource requested. Images, pages, stylesheets, the works.
I'm not entirely sure what you ment by calling a servlet using a filter, but I suspect you either want to redirect to the servlet url, or request a servlet resource while processing a user request.
public void doFilter(
2) Requesting a servlet:
url = new
myStream = url.openStream();
//Code to read
' response from the myStream
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