JSTL - Core <c:redirect> Tag

The <c:redirect> tag redirects the browser to an alternate URL by facilitating automatic URL rewriting, it supports context-relative URLs, and it also supports the <c:param> tag.


The <c:redirect> tag has the following attributes −

Attribute Description Required Default
url URL to redirect the user's browser to Yes None
context / followed by the name of a local web application No Current application


If you need to pass parameters to a <c:import> tag, use the <c:url> tag to create the URL first as shown below −

<%@ taglib uri = "http://java.sun.com/jsp/jstl/core" prefix = "c" %>

      <title><c:redirect> Tag Example</title>

      <c:redirect url = "http://www.photofuntoos.com"/>

The above code will redirect request to http://www.photofuntoos.com - Try it yourself.

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