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Page tag for File include

Salmany Yasser

Joined: Sep 09, 2003
Posts: 1
I want to include JSP file in the main JSP using this tag, the problem is I get a translation error at compilation time when using a String variable containing the file name instead of using explicit physical file name.
is ther any solution for this problem to get a generic page that can includes many files according to parameter sent from the servlet ?
this works perfectly :
<%@ include file="file_name.jsp" %>
this generates JSP translate not found :
<%@ include file=" <%= variable_name %>" %>
Faisal Khan
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Joined: Jun 29, 2003
Posts: 285
Originally posted by Salmany Yasser:
<%@ include file=" <%= variable_name %>" %>

You can not user real time expressions with the include file command, you will have to use the following:
<jsp:include page="<%=variable_name%>" />

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