Re: opening a html page from applet

"Andrew Thompson" <>
27 Oct 2006 22:21:45 -0700
<> wrote:

Andrew Thompson wrote: wrote:

...want to open a JSP page from applet
when mouse clicked on a image. But when I tried for it I got only
source code of that web page. Can you please help me.

Possibly - depends largely on you (and how much
you can help yourself).
Can you provide ..
- a URL to the web page with the broken applet

Where is the web page with the applet?

- a link, from that page, to the short, self contained code
being used for the applet.


Umm.. Ok, good attempt, but since you were discussing
JSP's and applets, it is a surprise to see a 'main(String[] args)',
which applies to neither. But I'll forge on..

(otherwise it was a nice, short, descriptive example.)

public class URL {
    public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
    URL yahoo = new URL("");
Do you have Yahoo's permission to access their
pages programmatically?

...But it get only html code

What was it you were expecting?
Try the same URL with this code..

...nothing else beyond that. But that is not my
I want to get a JSP page when i click on applet.

You do realise that JSP becomes HTML once
served, right? If Yahoo uses JSP, and you request
an address from them, you will get HTML.

... I want sugesstion for
open a new window when ever i click on aplet.

applet.getAppletContext().showDocument(url, "_blank");

Note their are major issues with that approach,
and it sounds quite unlike what you have so far
attempted, but I still do not quite understand the
complete requirement.

If you want to access information in other pages
from within Java - the showDocument will not work.
If you simply want to show the end user a web
page - it will work well for some (though
'not at all' for others).

Andrew T.

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