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can we put requestattribute in filter

Saurabh Naik
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Joined: Apr 24, 2008
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There are 2 servlets ServletOne & ServletTwo. I am using request.getRequestDispatcher().forward method to access ServletTwo. While mapping to ServletTwo I am using filter to setAttribute on request. but when I access it in ServletTwo its giving me null value . please explain this.

Thank you

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Vishwanath Krishnamurthi
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Joined: Jun 04, 2007
Posts: 331
Did the request from servlet1 go to the filter? You checked that?

I agree. Here's the link:
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