January 19, 2009 at 3:17 AM
<jsp:forward> element forwards the request object containing the client request
information from one JSP file to another file.This will redirect to the different page without notifying browser.
RequestDispatcher getRequestDispatcher(java.lang.String uri)
The forward method of RequestDispatcher will forward the ServletRequest and ServletResponse
that it is passed to the path that was specified in getRequestDispatcher(String path).
Returns a request dispatcher for later inclusion or forwarding. This is the servlet API equivalent to SSI includes.
The uri is relative to the application root.