The tag <c:redirect> provides same functionality as the sendRedirect() method of HttpServletRequest interface. It is used to redirect control to other pages within the web application.
Syntax Of <c:redirect> Tag
<c:redirect url="value" [context="context"] />
Attributes Of <c:redirect> Tag
- context: Specifies the context name which redirect to the another web application.
- url: Specifies the url to redirect to the user request page.
Example Of <c:redirect> Tag
<%@ taglib uri="http://java.sun.com/jsp/jstl/core" prefix="c" %> <html> <head> <title> redirect Tag Example</title> </head> <body> <c:redirect url="http://www.javabeat.net/java-ee/"/> </body> </html>
Details of the Code
<c:redirect url=”http://www.javabeat.net/java-ee/”/> tag is used to move or redirect response to another resource.
Steps for Execution
- Save this file as example.jsp in your eclipse IDE.
- Now select this jsp file, right mouse click and select Run as ->Run on server
When the execution process is completed successfully, the link http://www.javabeat.net/java-ee/ is opened.