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In case of URL rewriting we required following statement:
// Include the session ID in the action URL. out.println("<FORM ACTION=\"/servlet/ShoppingCart/" + sessionid + "\" METHOD=POST>");
Q: what is meaning of backword slash in URL? why we required that?
posted 10 years ago
The backslash escapes the following double quote, which -since this is a Java string- would otherwise terminate the string literal. It causes a literal " to be inserted into the string. [ July 04, 2006: Message edited by: Ulf Dittmer ]