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Fisher Daniel
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Dear all,
In JSP page we can use request object, what are the differences between request.getAttribute( String name ) and request.getParameter( String name ) ?
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daniel
 
Philip Shanks
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A parameter is analogous to a CGI name/value pair.
An attribute exists only on the server, and is a name/object pair that can be stored in a variety of different scopes.
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Bhushan Jawle
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request.set/getAttribute(String name) is used to set/get objects programmatically to allow passing objects back n forth, however request.getParameter(String name) gets parameter on the form invoking this page i.e. <input> tags on <form> in ur html/jsp page
 
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