Appendix B. The javax.servlet Package Reference

The javax.servlet Package Reference

The Servlet 2.3 Specification defines two Java extension packages for developers who want to work with the servlet technology: the javax.servlet package and the javax.servlet.http package. The first package provides generic classes and interfaces that are protocol independent, and the second package, javax.servlet.http, contains classes and interfaces specific to HTTP.

This appendix presents the complete reference on the javax.servlet package. The javax.servlet.http package is presented in Appendix C, “The javax.servlet.http Package Reference.” For brevity, a class or interface that belongs to the ...

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