I have to access a SERVLET and pass data to that servlet. The URL
of the servlet will be something like this
Here xxx.xxx.xxx.xxx is the IP Address of the server, where the
Servlet resides. "nnnnn" is the port number. It will be 50000 or
50000+. After the "?" (Question mark) there will be numerous
The length of the URL will exceed 127 characters.
Also I have to load an Image into the page. The length of the URL
will also exceed 127 Characters.
The Servlets and the image will have to served to ALL the
browsers in the wild. (pun intended). For this requirement I have the
1) Is there a limit to the length of the URL?
2) If yes, than what is it?
3) If the length of the URL CAN EXCEED 127 characters, is it advisable
to do so? If yes, than is there some safety limit beyond which the
length should not be exceeded
Thanks in Advance for your Answers