init() metghod is called by the framework.But which class' object call init() method.Our servlet class or any other class' object.Similarly for service(). Bye. Viki. SCJP2.
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posted 14 years ago
Hi Viki, The servletengine alias webcontainer calls these methods. Servlets are not standalone. init is called when the server starts. service is is called when a new browser-request is send to the servletengine. The service method runs automatically in a new Thread. This is a little simplified. Axel Axel