Why _jspService method starts with _ symbol in JSP?

All the code that we write in a JSP goes into _jspService method during translation phase. We cannot override this method. Where as other lifecycle methods jspInit() and jspDestroy() can be overridden.

It appears that container uses _ symbol to distinguish the method that cannot be overridden by client code.

Read the full book at www.amazon.com
Posted in JSP, JSP Interview Questions

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*