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meena latha
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Joined: Jan 24, 2005
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hi all.
I am stuck in the middle of the program.
I need to check the length of the string using jstl tag.
I am using jstl 1.0
Is there any way to do this.
I have my string value set in the VO object.

Thanks in advance
Bear Bibeault
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Joined: Jan 10, 2002
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As you are using JSTL 1.0 I will assume that you are using a JSP 1.2 or earlier container. In that case, then no. There is no provision in the version of the EL provided by the JSTL 1.0 to find the length of q string or anything else.

Under JSP 2.0, the EL is augmented with functions, and the JSTL 1.1 provides a length function.
[ November 11, 2005: Message edited by: Bear Bibeault ]

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