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when the container instatiates the servlet will it

sushindranath k
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Joined: Nov 30, 2006
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well,i want to know that when the container instatiates the servlet will it
calls a default constructor and if so of which
class constructor will it call is it HttpServlet/GenericServlet.

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sushi
David O'Meara
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You're concentrating on the wrong thing. I don't think I have ever created a constructor for a servlet, or even worried about it.

The container instanitates the servlet, you don't worry about this.
The container initialises the servlet - this is where you come in.
Deepak Bala
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I would say three constructors ?

GenericServlet -> HttpServlet -> MyServlet

[EDIT]

I don't think I have ever created a constructor for a servlet, or even worried about it.


I agree. You could use the init method instead to instantiate whatever you want.
[ December 14, 2006: Message edited by: John Meyers ]

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Bear Bibeault
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Please do not ask the same question more than once. I am closing this instance of the topic.


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