Monthly Archives: June 2011

How To get ServletContext inside Filter

I was coding last night and I have to get some information from Manifest file in filters. In order to read the Manifest I need the ServletContext. Using below code you can get the ServletContext inside Filter. public class SomeFilter … Continue reading

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XStream: Cannot parse date

I was sending date “06-14-2011” in XML request, during it’s processing i got this parse error Cannot parse date 06-14-2011 com.thoughtworks.xstream.converters.basic.DateConverter.fromString( this is because Xstream by default don’t handle MM-dd-yyyy format. So we need to add one in order to … Continue reading

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Mainframe CICS DB2 : Security mechanism not supported

I was writing a code to access DB2 in CICS where I encountered this error. This error encounters when you are trying to access a secured Db with default options. In order to get this working, you have to specify … Continue reading

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Mainframe CICS DB2 : java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/ibm/crypto/provider/IBMJCE

I was trying to access Mainframe () DB2 using standalone application with “” driver where I encountered the below error java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError: com/ibm/crypto/provider/IBMJCE Problem was that ibmjceprovider.jar was missing from my classpath and file I added the jar file and … Continue reading

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