Comment lines by Scott Johnson, Loading Java resource bundles via HTTP
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Date archived: January 3, 2017 | First published: September 30, 2009
Learn how to load a Java™ resource bundle that resides in a different Web application. Before Java Platform Standard Edition (Java SE) 6, support for accomplishing this was not part of the JDK. But with the addition of the ResourceBundle.Control class in Java SE 6, loading a "remote" resource bundle became possible by simply extending the Control class and adding some custom code. This content is part of the IBM WebSphere Developer Technical Journal.
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