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how to open and retrive text file(.txt)??

Discussion in 'JSP' started by mochi2732, Jun 27, 2007.

  1. mochi2732

    mochi2732 New Member

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    Hello... i have a process where user want some data file(textfile.txt) from somewhere for example from D:\smart\445566.txt. After user have that file, user can choose whether he want save that file or display it as a text file. I have searched many times through web but didn't find any suitable example or solution.. :(
    So..anyone here can give me some idea or code example about this problem???
    ~i'm using JSP..
    ~i really really need help here..
    ~thanks...
     
  2. pradeep

    pradeep Team Leader

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    File inputFile = new File("C:\\test.java"); // put your filename here
       
    BufferedReader br = new BufferedReader(new FileReader(inputFile));
       
    System.out.println(br.readLine());
    System.out.println(br.readLine());
    
    response.setContentType("application/octect-stream");
    response.setHeader("Content-Disposition","attachment; filename=" + "yourfile.txt" );
    
     
  3. mochi2732

    mochi2732 New Member

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    pradeep...
    really thankful to your coding..
    but i have question here..
    could i used the same coding if the file is on the server?
     
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    On a different server you mean?
     

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