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Re: Setting Servlet Properties

From: Benoit Mahe <Benoit.Mahe@sophia.inria.fr>
Date: Mon, 10 Jan 2000 11:26:11 +0100
Message-ID: <3879B3C3.79210F93@sophia.inria.fr>
To: Maciek Brodala <maciekb@worldnet.att.net>
CC: Yves Lafon <ylafon@w3.org>, Benoit Mahe <Benoit.Mahe@sophia.inria.fr>, www-jigsaw@w3.org
servlet.properties is not (yet) used by Jigsaw. Please read the servlet documentation
about paramters [1].

[1] http://www.w3.org/Jigsaw/Doc/User/servlets.html#parameters

Regards, Benoit.

Maciek Brodala wrote:

> Hello there ,
> I have a servlet that needs some initial values from servlet.properties
> file.
> When I call getInitParameter("index") in the init() of SearchServlet to
> store the reference to the index file("search.txt")  I receive value null
> instead of  path to the search.txt file.
> Here is the servlet.properties entries :
> servlet.SearchServlet.initArgs=index="C:\\JigsawServer\\Jigsaw\\Jigsaw\\sear
> ch.txt"
> servlet.SearchServlet.code=SearchServlet
>
> Here is a snippet from SearchServlet :
> private String initParam;
>
> In the init():
>
> super.init(config);
> initParam = getInitParameter("index");// here the value of initParam is null
> instead of the path to the search.txt taken from servlet.properties file
>
> I put search.txt and servlet.properties in the root of the server
> (C:\JigsawServer\Jigsaw\Jigsaw).
> I didn't make any configuration in the JigsawAdministator.I just simply
> copied those files in Explorer.
> What am I doing wrong ? I think it should be simple to configure servlet
> using servlet.properties and pass all the initial arguments from the file
> into a servlet wit getInitParameter() function , but it doesn't work for me
> ;-)
> Regards ,
> maciek brodala

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