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javax.servlet.ServletException: Wrapper cannot find servlet class

Farakh khan
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Hello,

The following is my class code: the code don't have any error and class resides in package globalcategories.classes



my WEB-INF


When I ran servlet then its throwing following exception:


Thanks in anticipation

Best regards
Prajakta Acharya
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Joined: Nov 08, 2012
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The servlet-class element should have fully qualified class name of the servlet.

Also, put a default constructor explicitly since there is a custom constructor in the class.


Regards,
Prajakta
Bear Bibeault
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Prajakta Acharya wrote:Also, put a default constructor explicitly since there is a custom constructor in the class.


Why is there a constructor? Servlets should never have constructors.


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Farakh khan
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Joined: Mar 22, 2008
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Hello,

I change WEB-INF as follow:


and now its giving following exception:



I removed constructor and its working fine now

Thanks again
Farakh khan
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Bear Bibeault wrote:
Prajakta Acharya wrote:Also, put a default constructor explicitly since there is a custom constructor in the class.


Why is there a constructor? Servlets should never have constructors.


You are very right

Thanks for favoring

Prajakta Acharya
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Oops.....yes, servlet shouldn't have a constructor at first place.
Sorry for that.

Just imagined what will be the next error once a fully qualified class is referred in web.xml.
Container will not be able to instantiate it and wrote that.

But yes, the constructor should not be there.
 
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