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kriegerd Salas
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Hello,

I want to create a link to download a file. I'm using a servlet for this, but I wanted to know if there is a way to do it with struts.

Thanx a lot
 
Merrill Higginson
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You can create an Action that will send data to the outputStream of the HttpServletResponse object. There is an example of this in the struts-examples.war file that comes with the V1.2 download. Check out the class org.apache.struts.webapp.exercise.ImageAction.
 
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Thanx for the quick answer, I'll check it out.
 
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Hi.. I encountered this problem: java.lang.IllegalStateException: Response is already committed.


I used part of the code in the ImageAction example, and set the content type to "application/octet-stream". I want the browser to open the save dialog after clicking on the link, but struts has already used the response. So, how can I do this in struts?
 
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