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Head First Servlets and JSP, 2nd Edition by Bert Bates, Bryan Basham, Kathy Sierra

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Going straight from the request to the JSP without going through a servlet...

Imagine this is our form:

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We know we can do it with a combination of standard actions and scripting:

<jsp:useBean id="person" type="foo.Person" class="foo.Employee"/>
<% person.setName(request.getParameter("userName")); %>

We can even do it with scripting INSIDE a standard action:

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