Error The superclass javax servlet http HttpServlet was not found on the Java Build Path

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I have a project created by Maven integration in Eclipse. All work fine, but in the work space in all JSP files have this:

The superclass "javax.servlet.http.HttpServlet" was not found on the Java Build Path

How to fix this error?

Jun 3, 2020 in Java by kartik
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Hello @kartik,

Include servlet-api-3.1.jar in your dependencies.

  • Maven

    <dependency>
        <groupId>javax.servlet</groupId>
        <artifactId>javax.servlet-api</artifactId>
        <version>3.1.0</version>
        <scope>provided</scope>
    </dependency>
  • Gradle

    configurations {
        provided
    }
    sourceSets {
        main { compileClasspath += configurations.provided }
    }
    dependencies {
        provided 'javax.servlet:javax.servlet-api:3.1.0'
    }

Hope this help!!

answered Jun 3, 2020 by Niroj
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