troubleshooting Question

writing to response stream from action

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trying to call an action in a jsp page to return some html on http response stream, but it doesn't seem to like it.  i am using the itext library's html writer.

i have an action-mapping where /ledger.do maps to Ledger.class which is an action.
in ledger.jsp:
<jsp:include page="/ledger.do" />

in Ledger.java:
ServletOutputStream out = response.getOutputStream();
response.setContentType("text/html");
HtmlWriter.getInstance(document, out);

the problem is that the http headers have already been sent so...
is there any way to write html back to the response stream?
I don't mind changing class type to httpservlet.
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