This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
1. Not necessary to write the action name attribute in JSP preceded with slash.
2. Actually action name does not suffixed with .do in struts-confix.xml. you will be identify the action with .do suffixed action name.
.do suffixed action name will be filtered by the Filter Class.In which Filter class is defined in web.xml file.