Appendix A. Servlet API Snapshot

This appendix helps you prepare for the exam by describing the Servlet API. While 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.


This appendix describes the javax.servlet package, mostly taken from the content that is generated from the javadocs, which define the actual Java classes and interfaces. You don't have to know the entire API. However, every class and method on the exam is here, and a few more for completeness. Among all the classes and interfaces, the Servlet interface is the central abstraction of the Servlet API. The specification ensures that all servlets implement this interface. ...

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