Homework 2
CS520, Spring 2008

Due: Thursday, April 10

Please upload your files to CSNS. The files should include all the source code, documentation (if any), and an HTML file hw2.html, which contains a link to your application on the CS3 server. Note that file uploading will be disabled automatically after 11:59PM of the due date, so please turn in your work on time.

[Bulletin Board]  For this assignment, you are going to implement a simplified web bulletin board (like  CSULA ACM Forums) using servlet/JSP. Specifically,

Forum Topics
General Discussion 2
CS 520 2
Topics Replies Author
Tomcat Installation Problem 1 John Doe
Please HELP! 0 Somebody

For simplicity, in this assignment we will leave out the feature that allows a user to create new topics. However, your should have no less than two pre-set topics in each of the forums.
Author Topic: Tomcat Installation Problem
John Doe Tomcat is running but when I try HelloJSTL.jsp, I received the following exception:
org.apache.jasper.JasperException: The absolute uri: http://java.sun.com/jsp/jstl/core cannot be resolved in either web.xml or the jar files deployed with thisapplication
cysun Please check whether jstl.jar and standard.jar are directly under tomcat/common/lib

[Deployment on CS3]

To receive full credit for this assignment, you must deploy your application on the CS3 server. If you are using Dynamic Web Project in Eclipse, deployment only takes two simple steps:

Note that subfolders must be preserved during file transfer.