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Struts context Datasource Null Pointer Exception

 
Kinjan Shah
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Hi,

I have weird problem. I am using Tomcat 6.0, Struts, MySQL

DataSource dataSource =(DataSource)context.getAttribute("objdb");

this throws NullPointer Exception

can someone help

Thanks
 
Sagar Rohankar
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Originally posted by Kinjan Shah:
Hi,

I have weird problem. I am using Tomcat 6.0, Struts, MySQL

DataSource dataSource =(DataSource)context.getAttribute("objdb");

this throws NullPointer Exception

can someone help

Thanks


if this statement throws nullpointerexception, thats mean the object "context" is null, How you instantiate the "context" object ?
 
Amit Ghorpade
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Hi Kinjan Shah welcome to Javaranch,

if you are getting the NullPointerException, then the above post should guide you.
But to me it seems that you are looking for the servlet context's attribute.
So check if you are accessing the context parameter in the right way.

Hope this helps
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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