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problem using error-page tag

 
Naresh Chaurasia
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Hi,
I am using the following error page tag in my web.xml.

<error-page>
<error-code>404</error-code>
<location>/PageNotFound.jsp</location>
</error-page>

I try to call a page which does not exist. i get the following output HTTP 404 - File not found, but the container does not redirect the control to PageNotFound.jsp as has been configured in web.xml. Is there something else i need to add to web.xml.

thnx in advance
 
David Abramowicz
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Do a search on your problem in this forum...

Basically I'm guessing your using IE, which has like a "use friendly error pages" setting. If that switch is flicked, you wont see the custom error page.

Cheers /Dave
 
Naresh Chaurasia
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Hi Dave,
I disabled the option in browser and it is working fine. Thanks a lot.

N C
 
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