I found the book "Java Servlets" by Karl Moss helpful. There is also
sample code at:
> Hi there Java and database programmers !!!
> Has anybody got an example code for an applet communicating (sending
> and receiving) with a servlet using http ?
> The goal is to tunnel an inbetween firewall via http.
> The servlet will put db-requests from the applet to a relational DB
> (Oracle) using JDBC. Receiving an answer the servlet will pass it to
> the applet using http.
> applet ----- firewall (http both ways) ----- servlet on WWW Server
> ---- (JDBC) ----- Oracle
> I would really appreciate an answer or an example code (only for the
> Many thanks in advance,
> Timo Leimbach