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Invoking java class from Javascript

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Joined: Oct 08, 2008
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Any way to call a java class from HTML or Java script.
Eric Pascarello

Joined: Nov 08, 2001
Posts: 15385
You have to post the page back to the server or make an Ajax call.

David Newton

Joined: Sep 29, 2008
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The mechanics of doing so can be hidden using DWR, but it's still really important to know what's going on "under the hood" (behind the scenes).
Ulf Dittmer

Joined: Mar 22, 2005
Posts: 42959
Just for completeness' sake, JavaScript can make use of Java classes on the client (without there being an applet). See for the details.
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