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My servlet needs to send a message, via MQ, to another platform and wait for a response. This process may take several minutes. Is it possible to display to the user a pop-up message telling them that their request is being processed and to wait? And then when the request is finished, remove the pop-up, and display a completion message?
Due to the ever shifting priorites from management, I haven't been able to work on this issue again until now. Anyway, this week I started working again on displaying a "please wait" message using Bear Bibeault's advise of a simply displaying a hidden message.
Joined: Mar 27, 2005
Sorry, I submitted my response before I was ready.
Anyway, in my JSP, I added: