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Ravi kapa
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Hi this is ravi,i read the head first servlets and jsp book.It says that container calls are invoke init,service,destroy methods on servlets so i have a doubt that thease are container methods or servlets methods.Can any one suggest me please
Paul Clapham

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They are methods of the servlet. The container creates instances of the servlets and calls those methods on the instances.
Ravi kapa
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thanq for the immediate reply paul..
I agree. Here's the link:
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