HI BM, found this and thought that it might help.
[quote]Do you support JSP?
JSP (Java Server Pages) is a format for using Java to dynamically generate web content.
DreamHost does not offer JSP on shared hosting plans.[/quote]
[quote]Do you support the Tomcat/Jakarta JSP engine?
No. DreamHost does not support the Tomcat/Jakarta JSP engine unless you use a DreamHost PS.[/quote]