Spring Resource Example

In this tutorial you will learn about spring resource example.


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Spring Resource Example


In this tutorial you will learn about spring resource example.

Spring Resource Example

The Resource interface is used as an argument type in many method signatures when a resource is need. In this example you will see how to use Resource interface in spring framework.


package com.roseindia.common;

import java.io.BufferedReader;
import java.io.IOException;
import java.io.InputStream;
import java.io.InputStreamReader;

import org.springframework.context.ApplicationContext;
import org.springframework.context.support.ClassPathXmlApplicationContext;
import org.springframework.core.io.Resource;

public class AppMain {

	public static void main(String[] args) throws Exception {
	ApplicationContext ctx = new ClassPathXmlApplicationContext(
	Resource resource = ctx.getResource("file:c:\\testing.txt");
	try {
	InputStream is = resource.getInputStream();
	BufferedReader br = new BufferedReader(new InputStreamReader(is));
		String line;
		while ((line = br.readLine()) != null) {

		} catch (IOException e) {



<beans xmlns="http://www.springframework.org/schema/beans"


When you run this application it will display message as shown below:

This is test file.

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