[thelist] java servlet question

Matt Warden mwarden at gmail.com
Tue Mar 27 12:46:07 CDT 2007

On 3/27/07, Bruce Gilbert <webguync at gmail.com> wrote:
> I am attempting some tutorials from a book I bouth called 'Foundations
> of Ajax', and the exercises that involve a java servlet are not
> working. These are files ending in .java that are called from the html
> file with JS/CSS etc. My question I guess is does the .java servlet
> file need to live in a certain directory on the server or is there any
> special installation on the server end to get this to work? The server
> is remote, so I don't have direct access to it, but I do know it's an
> apache server.
> ..new to java servlets if you haven't guessed!

The short answer to your question is: yes. There is additional setup
beyond simply plopping the file on the web server. What servlet
container does your server use? Tomcat? Another?

Matt Warden
Cleveland, OH, USA

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