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Showing Exception Message in client side

 
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Hi,

Actually in my servlet i am reading devices from a file.
But when FileNotFoundException occurs i need to see that exception in the jsp page.
how can i show the exception message in jsp?
could any body suggest?



Regards,
Rama
 
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You can map an error handling page in the deployment descriptor.

But be aware that showing exceptions to uses is generally considered a bad practice. Rather, it is more customary to log the exceptions for the developers, and to show the users a more generic "sorry, but something went wrong" message.
 
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As Bear suggested, you can configure errors and exceptions in web.xml. Please see the link
 
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