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can we call a javaclass from a javascript function?

indu yeturu
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Joined: Aug 27, 2008
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Hi

How to call a javaclass(with main method in it) from a javascript function ??


thanks,
indu
Ulf Dittmer
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A "main" method only has relevance if you want to start a Java application. Is that what you want to do, or do you just want to call some Java method and have it return some result to the JavaScript code?
bala nannaka
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With Ajax or DWR you can call a java class (Server side component) from a javascript function.
David Newton
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Re: DWR... That's *sort* of true, but you're not directly calling the java class. It *looks* like you are--but you're not. The difference may only be semantic, but it's a very important distinction to make.
Campbell Ritchie
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Moving to Javascript forum.
indu yeturu
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thankyou somuch for responding...
 
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