config « Parameter « JSP-Servlet Q&A

1. Is this the right way to have "global" parameters for my servlets?

If I have:

in my web.xml, is this the servlet way of specifying options ( like in the way a ...

2. Sharing config parameter among servlets

Is there a way two (or more) servlets can share config parameter, declared once in web.xml? Looked here, but it doesn't seem to be the answer. The use-case is fairly ...

3. config parameters for JSP