This tutorial provides you a better understanding to develop a robust application
using Jakarta Struts Framework. Before starting we are considering that you have
an idea about developing a web
application by using JSP, Servlets, JDBC and custom tags. So
the Jakarta Struts Framework.
Model-View-Controller architecture separates the application
components into three different parts named Model, View and the Controller.
Each component of the MVC architecture is independent with the other and
also has unique responsibility. Changes made to one component have less or
no impact on other component.
Installation: Download JDK 1.4 or above from sun site. Follow the instruction
given in the installation
process to install JDK on your machine.
Struts Application: Download any version of Struts1 from the site of Struts http://jakarta.apache.org/struts.
Extract file into the desired directory and then copy struts-blank.war,
documentation.war and struts-example.war from ?jakarta-struts-1.1\webapps?
directtory into ?jakarta-tomcat- 5.0.4\webapps? directory.