The Servlet Extension

Introduction

This extension is primarily about writing a Java Servlet. The extension is primarily for students who has followed the course Web Programming or has basic skills in html.

About servlets

A Java Servlet is a program, which is run on a server for homepages. The main idea is, that when a browser asks for a given homepage, the server of the homepage calls the servlet. The servlet then creates a homepage, which is returned to the browser.

The following links contains usefull informations about servlets:

You can be inspired by the way google works when creating your servlet.

Servlets at HiNT

If you want to use servlets at HiNT you must use contact the system administration.