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how to use @WebServlet like web.xml element

Jenkin Zheng

Joined: Mar 31, 2011
Posts: 12

I'm a beginner.My English is not good.

the servlet-mapping...

the servlet-mapping...

When I use javax.servlet.annotation.WebServlet. like this:

But one servlet can't duplicate annotation @WebServlet!
How can do it the same like in the web.xml!
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Joined: May 26, 2003
Posts: 33102

You can create a subclass of the servlet with no implementation and define it there. I'd prefer to keep both definitions in the web.xml. It is clearer to show how many instances of the servlet with different parameters there are.

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