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Subject DO NOT REPLY [Bug 33715] isErrorPage="true" causes HTTP 500 error
Date Sun, 08 Feb 2009 23:36:59 GMT
https://issues.apache.org/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=33715


David Lefkovitz <d.lefkovitz@temple.edu> changed:

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--- Comment #4 from David Lefkovitz <d.lefkovitz@temple.edu>  2009-02-08 15:36:57 PST
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(In reply to comment #0)
> When JSP page uses the isErrorPage="true" directive the following code is added 
> to the servlet:
>     Throwable exception = 
> org.apache.jasper.runtime.JspRuntimeLibrary.getThrowable(request);
>     if (exception != null) {
>       response.setStatus(HttpServletResponse.SC_INTERNAL_SERVER_ERROR);
>     }
> This cause the response to have a status code of 500, Internal Server Error.  
> When Internet Explorer (tested on 5.5 on Windows 2000 SP4) receives a 500 
> stauts it displays it's own error page and does not display the correct JSP 
> error page.  This causes the JSP isErrorPage="true" directive to be useless 
> since the actual page cannot be viewed in Internet Explorer.
> To workaround, I created an error page that does not use the isErrorPage="true" 
> directive rather declares the exception and gets it from the session inside the 
> page body.  The JSP specification does not specify that a 500 status should be 
> returned in the event of request-time errors using JSP error pages.

Can you give a sample of the code that you used in the workaround?


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