Servlet URL Rewriting

tutorial and example
tutorial and example

This is another approach to maintain the session of a user. In this mechanism, when a client make a request then some extra information is appended in the URL of that request.

This extra information uniquely identifies a user and it may be a path info, parameter attribute etc. Unlike cookies, URL Rewriting will also work when cookies are disabled in our browser.

Example of URL Rewriting

Let’s see an example of URL Rewriting.