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Setters not being called?

John Bartlett
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Joined: Jan 25, 2006
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I was wondering whether anyone has ever had any problems where the setters in your beans not being called?

On one of my JSF pages for some unknown reason the setters are never being called, meaning the default value is left as the attributes value.

I have checked all the bean references and variable namings, and there is nothing wrong with any of them, seems odd that only the getters seem to be getting called.

Is there any bugs or common mistakes that can cause this kind of problem?

Any information would be much appreciated.

Thank you,

John Bartlett
Tim Holloway
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I've had problems when I used the wrong scope. I'd send out stuff with Request scope, not realizing that when it came back, a whole new request scope object was being constructed and the original data had already gone out of scope and been discarded.


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John Bartlett
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I am using session scope for all my beans, shouldnt this sort out any of these problems?

John
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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