how do i provide down a pdf document fecility on my web page using jsp and servlets?

how do i provide down a pdf document fecility on my web page using jsp and servlets?

Hai, I need a program to provide download option for pdf file on my web page,the pdf file contains retrieved data from mysql table. I need this program by using jsp-servlets.

any one can help me please??

Thanks&Regards Divya

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May 13, 2011 at 3:37 PM


<%@page import="*"%>
<%@page import=" java.sql.*"%>
<%@page import=" com.lowagie.text.*"%>
<%@page import=" com.lowagie.text.pdf.*"%>
String file="C:/new.pdf";
       Document document=new Document();
       PdfWriter.getInstance(document,new FileOutputStream(file));;
       PdfPTable table=new PdfPTable(2);

       Connection con = DriverManager.getConnection("jdbc:mysql://localhost:3306/test", "root", "root");
       Statement st=con.createStatement();
       ResultSet rs=st.executeQuery("Select * from data");


<a href="download.jsp?f=<%=file%>">Download File<a>


<%@page import="*"%>
String ff=request.getParameter("f");
File f = new File(ff);
    String filename=f.getName();
    response.setHeader("Content-Disposition", "attachment;  filename=\""+filename+"\"");

    String name = f.getName().substring(f.getName().lastIndexOf("/") + 1,f.getName().length());
    InputStream in = new FileInputStream(f);
        ServletOutputStream outs = response.getOutputStream();
        int bit = 256;
        int i = 0;
                    while ((bit) >= 0) {
                        bit =;
                        } catch (IOException ioe) {

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