Appendix A. Servlet API Snapshot

This appendix helps you prepare for the exam by describing the servlet API. Whereas the chapters explained the various portions of the API in detail, this appendix gives you a simple listing of the classes, methods, and fields as a reference.

Many methods are not described here, such as the ServletContext getMinorVersion() and getServerInfo() methods. These methods, while useful, are unlikely to be on the exam, so they are ignored here. Of course, you can look at the complete API at any time. The complete Java Servlet 2.3 Specification is at

This appendix describes the javax.servlet package, mostly taken from the content that is generated from the ...

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