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* Utility class for working with request paths.
* @author Anthony Eden
public final class PathUtilities
private static final String WILDCARD = "*";
* Extract the page name from the given path. The page name is the name of the file in the
* path without its suffix.
* i.e. /subpath/index.html -> index
* @param path The request path
* @return The page name
public static String extractPageName(String path)
if ( path == null)
String newpath = path.replace('\\','/');
int start = newpath.lastIndexOf("/");
if ( start == -1)
start = 0;
start++; //to remove slash
int dotIndex = newpath.lastIndexOf(".");
if(dotIndex > 0 && start > dotIndex)
if (dotIndex == -1 )
return newpath.substring(start, dotIndex);