This is an example of how to create a sample JSP page. JavaServer Pages (JSP) is a server-side programming technology that enables the creation of dynamic, platform-independent method for building Web-based applications. JSP have access to the entire family of Java APIs, including the JDBC API to access enterprise databases. Creating a JSP page implies that you should:
- Create a jsp page that contains the
<%code fragment%>scriptlet. It can contain any number of JAVA language statements, variable or method declarations, or expressions that are valid in the page scripting language.
- Keep any html tags in the page outside the scriptlet.
- Add JSP comment using the
Let’s take a look at the code snippet that follows:
<html> <head> <title>Java Code Geeks Snippets - Sample JSP Page</title> </head> <body> Java Code Geeks Snippets <%-- This is a JSP comment --%> Current date is: <%= new java.util.Date() %> </body>
Arbitrary text... Current date is: Wed Nov 16 20:27:57 EET 2011
This was an example of how to create a sample JSP page.