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From "David Seltzer" <>
Subject RE: Servlets Sharing Resources
Date Tue, 21 Apr 2009 16:56:12 GMT
That certainly seems like the simple way to solve the problem. I was
just wondering if I was overlooking a simple way to do this via web.xml
servlet-mapping. I was trying to avoid having everything hit the same

-----Original Message-----
From: patrick o'leary [] 
Sent: Tuesday, April 21, 2009 12:51 PM
Subject: Re: Servlets Sharing Resources

Why not have 1 servlet and based on a parameter / url, serve 2 different

if(request.getString("asXML") !=null)

Save yourself the hassle of dealing with jndi / contexts / spring or

On Tue, Apr 21, 2009 at 12:01 PM, David Seltzer <>

> Hi All,
> Sorry for the slightly off-topic question, but I've just run into a
> in my understanding of Servlet programming.
> The question: Is it possible for two servlets to share access to an
> instance of IndexSearcher or an IndexReader? I'm thinking about
> up a Search servlet to provide XML search results and a Statistics
> servlet to provide numeric statistics based on the same data.
> I imagine the right way to do it is to make both servlets child
> of a manager class, but I'm not sure how that would look. I'm also not
> sure how to configure tomcat in this scenario?
> -Dave
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