This week's book giveaway is in the OCAJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA Java SE 8 Programmer I Study Guide 1Z0-808 and have Jeanne Boyarsky & Scott Selikoff on-line! See this thread for details.
You have it the wrong way around: If a request is a GET, then doGet is invoked, and if it is a POST, then doPost is invoked. The service method contains the code to differentiate between the two, and dispatch a request to the appropriate doXXX method.
If you use Firefox, check out the excellent LiveHTTPHeaders extension. It lets you view in detail what is sent to the server, and what is received back, including parameters, error codes, etc.
By the way, why are you sticking your tongue out at us? [ July 06, 2006: Message edited by: Ulf Dittmer ]