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Jakarta Request Tag Library

Nicholas Carrier
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I'm reading Beginning JSP Web Development by Jayson Falkner et al. Apress � 2003 and it says to download the latest request tag library from

However, when I go there, the directory is empty. I tried downloading the standard Tag Libraries and it's not in there either. Does anyone know where I can find this?

Thanks ahead of time.

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Bear Bibeault
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The Jakarta taglibs page at shows that the request tag library has been deprecated -- most probably because all its functionality is now availble via the JSTL and EL.

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Nicholas Carrier
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That's what I get for reading a book from 2003

Thanks for your help.
I agree. Here's the link:
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