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ibnu ros
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I have a project using jstl. how can I query data from my sql server and fetch into text file and user can download that text file.
Bear Bibeault
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That would have nothing to do with JSTL or JSP. If you want to return a text file as a response, simply emit the text as the response and set the content-type to "text/plain".

If you want to force a download (rather than displaying in the browser), be sure to set the content-disposition such that the response is an attachment. (Do a search for exact syntax.)


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