aspose file tools*
The moose likes Web Component Certification (SCWCD/OCPJWCD) and the fly likes Doubt in JSP specfications Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of Soft Skills this week in the Jobs Discussion forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Certification » Web Component Certification (SCWCD/OCPJWCD)
Bookmark "Doubt in JSP specfications" Watch "Doubt in JSP specfications" New topic
Author

Doubt in JSP specfications

Shwetha Sharma
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 01, 2008
Posts: 34

If we make JSP files not depend on Servlets, we may want to expose the JspContext object, not the PageContext object.
Can someone explain what does the above statement means.
When does " JSP files not depend on Servlets" ?Arent all jsp files going to get converted into servlets everytime


SCJP6:80%, OCWCD 88 %
Travis Hein
Ranch Hand

Joined: Jun 06, 2006
Posts: 161
well, in modern servlet specifications (what is it, 2.4 I think?) it is possible to use JSP syntax in a file to create a tag library, that is instead of creating Java class that extends the Tag support class and creating a .tld descriptor XML file, it is possible to create a WEB-INF/tags folder,and inside there, create a folder for each tag library (prefix), and a JSP-syntax file, with the ".tag" extension, that will be compiled into a Java class that extends the JSP tag support class, instead of a servlet.

See also: http://java.sun.com/j2ee/1.4/docs/tutorial/doc/JSPTags5.html


Error: Keyboard not attached. Press F1 to continue.
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
subject: Doubt in JSP specfications