A Struts/Web Service Sample Application
Now it’s time to move from theory to practice. This sample application is intended to illustrate a collection of what we consider to be best practices with regard to using Struts with Web Services.
This application is developed using Tomcat as our servlet/JSP container and Apache Axis as a Web Services server. Basic configuration information is provided directly in the chapter as the need for it arises.
Because Web Service implementations differ in the specifics of how they implement the SOAP protocol, it’s possible that the code you develop here might need modification before it works with any other Web Services server—for example, a .NET implementation. On the other hand, things might work with little ...