Standalone servlet engine without HTTP server

Hello
Is it possible to somehow make a standalone program that can parse jsp pages and work with servlets.
What I'm imagining is something like this:
1. My application wants to open a jsp page.
2. My application sends the jsp to the servlet/jsp engine (Catalina?)
3. Catalina parses the jsp.
4. Catalina sends the jsp back to my application
5. My application displays the page in a briwser.
This way I could work without a HTTP server.
Maybe the engine is not called Cataline?
Thanks in advance

You mean you want to test and develop your servlets/jsps without >servlet container (HTTP/server)? No I do not wish to develop servlets/jsps without a servlet container, but I wish to develop it without an HTTP Server.
This way one application could parser/compile jsp/servlets and display them in an embedded browser.
This is meant to be used in a 1 tier application.
So the only tier existing needs to be both browser and application server.
I mean to make an application where it is very easy to change the GUI, that is how it is in JSP/servlets. But I don't want the 2/3 tier model, rather I want a standalone application, where the GUI is made in JSP/servlets.
Best regards
Klaus

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