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Why use redirect="true"

Tahir Akram
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Joined: Jul 03, 2007
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Why should we use redirect="true", if I remove this tag my action forwarding works fine.
So why we specifically need this? Can some one educate me on this.

Thanks in advance.

Tahir Akram
Seetharaman Venkatasamy
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Joined: Jan 28, 2008
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Tahir Akram wrote:Why should we use redirect="true"

it is nothing but response.sendRedirect("url") [making new request to the browser]. you better watch the address bar(url) of the browser for both cases.

Hope this helps
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