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The intrinsincs of web.xml

I've messing around searching for someone who explains me clearly the intrinsics of the configuration of the web.xml file and finally I've found something in a manual from oracle:

I attach here for the sake of not loose it:


And I don't want to loose the opportunity to to comment one thing: the issue of the context parameters.

What Context Parameters Are

Context Parameters are this: parameters that the application –or a library, also known these days as framework– can read from the web.xml file.

Here is the syntax to define a context parameter:

     <param-name>user-defined parameter name</param-name>
     <param-value>user-defined parameter value</param-value>
     <description>optional description, just text</description>

How can them be read:

java/webxml.txt · Last modified: 2014/12/24 10:42 (external edit)