data from database in PDF file as servlet response This example retrieves data from MySQL and sends response to the web browser in the form of a PDF document using Servlet. This program uses iText, which is a java library containing classes to generate documents in PDF, XML, HTML, and RTF. For this you need to place
iText.jar file to lib folder of your JDK and set classpath for it. You can download this jar file from the link http:// www.lowagie.com/iText/ download.html/.