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Abir Majumder

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Is it possible to get ServletContext from HttpServletRequest?
Peter Purmonen

Joined: Oct 24, 2008
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Yes, via request.getSession(true).getServletContext(), assuming the code executes within a servlet context.
Abir Majumder

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thanks peter. I checked HttpSession api. That method is there. Please clarify.
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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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