jsp based masterpage capabilities in Aspire: implementation notes

These notes illustrate an interesting way of developing and using capture tags in jsp to accomodate masterpages or tiles. This specific example talks about how this is done in AspireWeb but the ideas can be easily extended to any java based server side framework.

The notes will explore a) how to define a jsp page in response to an incoming url in an MVC fashion b) it then goes into identifying a tiles or masterpage pertaining to that URL c) an example of the master page d) an example of the jsp page with capture tags e) the resulting out put combining the master page and the url specific jsp page. f) what the incoming url will look like