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setting the init parameters in the servlet.xml file in Tomcat config.getInitParameter

 
Amit Roy
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hello
I wanted to know as to how do i set the parameter in the servlet.xml file in Tomcat so that i can collect it bu using the config.getParameter() method
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Amit,
We have to edit ../yourwebappln/web-inf/web.xml file to include <init-param> .... </init-param> xml sub tags to include your congigurable parameters. Please refer to this related discussion.
http://www.javaranch.com/ubb/Forum7/HTML/001790.html
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maha anna
[This message has been edited by maha anna (edited March 26, 2001).]
 
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hello
I have configured everything according to the article for which u had provided the link as i am invoking the config.getInitParameter() from a jsp page I have set the <servlet-class> tag to jsp i am also using the proper syntax to call the method still it seems to return null actually i want to return a particular path as a string from the web.xml file but it always returns a null any suggestions???
 
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I have configured everything according to the article for which u had provided the link as i am invoking the config.getInitParameter() from a jsp page I have set the <servlet-class> tag to jsp i am also using the proper syntax to call the method still it seems to return null actually i want to return a particular path as a string from the web.xml file but it always returns a null any suggestions???
 
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