Win a copy of Learn Spring Security (video course) this week in the Spring forum!
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic

container

 
kan nat
Greenhorn
Posts: 28
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
what is the web container and servlet container, are both same, in some places i see servlet container and someother places have web container
 
Ankitt Gupta
Ranch Hand
Posts: 101
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
i guess both are same as there is only one container in which your web application lie and servlet is a part of web application
 
Vijitha Kumara
Bartender
Posts: 3913
9
Chrome Fedora Hibernate
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
The difference would be between web server & web container where web servers used to serve static content and web containers are for dynamic content (servlet / jsp etc..). Servlet container & web container used interchangeably.
 
rakesh kadulkar
Ranch Hand
Posts: 115
  • Mark post as helpful
  • send pies
  • Quote
  • Report post to moderator
web container is a generic word
Tomcat is a standalone (servlet) web container
You can also call (EJB)web container

 
  • Post Reply
  • Bookmark Topic Watch Topic
  • New Topic