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This tutorial walks through installing the framework and creating a simple application.
While the Struts 2 framework is simple to use, creating non-trivial applications assumes a working knowledge of many J2EE technologies, including:
For more about supporting technologies, see the Key Technologies Primer.
Struts 2 requires Servlet API 2.4 or higher, JSP 2.0 or higher, and Java 7 or higher.
To get started using Struts 2 we will create a web application using Maven to manage the artifact dependencies.
You can checkout all the example applications from the Struts 2 GitHub repository at https://github.com/apache/struts-examples.