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how to call a servlet from jsf managed bean?  RSS feed

 
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i need to call a servlet "myServlet" from my managed bean, how do i do it?

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you can get the ServletContext from FacesContext and than dispatch the request

FacesContext fc = FacesContext.getCurrentInstance();
ServletContext sc = (ServletContext) fc.getExternalContext().getContext();
sc.getRequestDispatcher(url);
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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