<h1 align="center"> Chicken selection</h1>
<form method="POST" action="SelectChicken.do">
Select chicken type
<select name="chicken" size="1">
I also have compiled the ChickenSelect.java file, and placed it in webapps/WEB-INF/classes//com/example/web folder
without the web.xml file the form.html file is running. but as soon as I paste the web.xml file in the WEB-INF folder and run the html file it does not run anymore. Please help, have been stuck here for a long time. The following is the web.xml file
You have not closed <servlet-mapping> properly and spell mistake in </url-pattern>
Below is the correctd one.
Restart your server and check it out.
It is always recommended to check logs for any issues while running web apps. You would have errors in log file for such issue.