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url-pattern tag in web.xml

rekha devan

Joined: Oct 10, 2005
Posts: 26
what does <url-pattern> tag in web.xml do?
Ben Souther

Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

It's part of the <servlet-mapping> section.
There is a link to the servlet spec in my signature.
If you download it and search for either url-pattern or servlet-mapping, you will find the section that describes them in detail.

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