This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
It says "the property value will be set only if a new bean is created. If an existing bean with that scope and id are found, the body of the tag will never run, so property won't be reset from your JSP code "