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From menonv <>
Subject RE: Forward to different website.
Date Thu, 04 Oct 2001 23:28:52 GMT
Doesn't the request dispatcher work within the context of the
application/container? Shouldn't you be using sendRedirect instead?

> -----Original Message-----
> From:	Bob Byron []
> Sent:	Friday, October 05, 2001 12:11 AM
> To:
> Subject:	Forward to different website.
> I need to forward to a different website entirely from inside my servlet.
> I tried using the following code:
>     RequestDispatcher rd =
> getServletContext().getRequestDispatcher("//");
>     rd.forward(request, response);
> But it didn't seem to want to forward anywhere.  I was able to
> successfully
> forward inside my own site though.  But I do need to forward to a
> different
> site.  Is there any way for me to do this?
> I am in "" and want to forward back to
> "".
> Thank You,
> Bob Byron


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