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Mauro Marra

Joined: Nov 15, 2005
Posts: 2

I'm trying to reference the property of a nested bean in a struts html:file tag.
Here is my code :<c:forEach items="${}" var="service" varStatus="servStatus">
<c:forEach items="${service.documents}" var="document" varStatus="docStatus">
<html:file name="document" property="theFile" size="30"/>
<html:text name="document" property="docCode" size="30"/>

While the tag html:text works fine, the html:file gives me the following error:
"javax.servlet.ServletException: No getter method for property theFile of bean document"
Anyway my bean document has got getter and setter methods for the property

Can you help please
Bear Bibeault
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Joined: Jan 10, 2002
Posts: 63858

The Struts tag is probably expecting document to be a scripting variable rather than a scoped variable. The JSTL/EL does not create scripting variables.

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