release « Resource « JSP-Servlet Q&A

1. Releasing JavaBean resources

2. Proper way to exit a servlet, and release the resources it is using?

If I never really exit my servlet (unless the user closes the browser window), am I failing to do some needed clean up? I am noticing that my java session, that is handling my tomcat servlet, is gradually increasing its use of memory, throughout the day. Shutting tomcat down does release the memory. I believe the problem is my design, but ...

3. JMS Service not releasing resources