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Diff in web server and application server

Sunil Pradhan
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Joined: Nov 30, 2005
Posts: 15
Hi all,

Can someone please clarify my doubts about web server and application server.What are the situations that force us to choose one between them and what is the basic diff in them..


Regards,

Sunil..
Ben Souther
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Joined: Dec 11, 2004
Posts: 13410

This question gets asked quite a bit in this, Servlets, and the JSP forum.

Search them with "Webserver" and "Appserver" for keywords and you'll find plenty of explanations.


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It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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