This chapter covers the following Sun-specified objectives for Section 8—The JavaServer Pages (JSP) Technology Model of the Sun Certified Web Component Developer for J2EE Platform exam:
8.1 Write the opening and closing tags for the standard JSP tag types.
JSP elements let you insert Java code into an otherwise standard Web page. The server will use the opening and closing JSP tags (similar to, but not exactly XML) to generate, and compile, a servlet. This servlet is a small application like any other except that it waits for a call by the Web server and its output is returned to the same server.
The first time a JSP is invoked, the server translates ...