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Rohit Sajan
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Joined: Jun 15, 2006
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In a web application I need certain mapping files (basically which tells what is the curresponding file or ID for a given parameter). Using properties file is one option. May I know the different techniques for achieving the same?

Bear Bibeault
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Well, I guess you could define your own XML format. But if you're just mapping one string to another, a properties file is hard to beat.

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