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About JSTL, EL and size Collections

Rafael Afonso
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Joined: Jul 16, 2002
Posts: 63
In my JSP page, I have a bean that is a Collection. I am using a <c:choose> tag. To verify if my Collection is empty I do this:

Now, If I want verify size Collection I do not do this:

because there is not getSize() method for Collections, but size(). Does EL allow a alternative? Or must I use <c_rt:when> like:


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Axel Janssen
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Joined: Jan 08, 2001
Posts: 2164
I am very sure that you only can use the twin
rtexprvalue library c_rt.
..or if you access minhaColecao as a bean attribute you may save the size of your collection as an extra attribute is that bean.
[ February 26, 2003: Message edited by: Axel Janssen ]
I agree. Here's the link:
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