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Joined: Feb 12, 2010
Jul 20, 2010 19:53:41
There are two ways of getting a requestDispatcher :
view = request.getRequestDispatcher("result.jsp");
Here i can also use
view = request.getRequestDispatcher("/result.jsp");
view = getServletContext().getRequestDispatcher("/result.jsp");
Here can i use
view = getServletContext().getRequestDispatcher("result.jsp") or would it give me an error..saying the location has to start from root ??;
Joined: Apr 25, 2010
Jul 20, 2010 20:30:24
you get a
in two ways from the request or from the context. With the
context you MUST include the foward slash because you can't specify a path relative to the current resource (the one that received this request.
Hope this helps.
I agree. Here's the link:
getRequestDispatcher error in servlets
HTTP Status 500
damn the requestDispatcher
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