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Default "do" for a servlet

Tony Smith
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Joined: Mar 15, 2005
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Currently to get to our app we have a relatively unfriendly URL and an even more unfriendly network support staff.

Here's a similar overly-long URL:

I'd be much obliged if anyone could direct me to the right struts config to allow or

to be 'forwarded', or otherwise treated exactly like the first URL with the '' at the end of it.

The URLs are identical. I just want to default the action if it isn't supplied.

Dom Lassy
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Joined: May 05, 2006
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In the MyAppLong directory put a file called index.jsp and put the following contents in the file:

Tony Smith
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That worked well, thanks!
I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link:
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