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JSP usebean type Vs class
Joined: Jan 16, 2001
Mar 20, 2006 15:30:00
Can anybody explain the difference between the "type" and "class" attributes in <
Joined: Jul 06, 2005
Mar 20, 2006 15:38:00
Its all explained here:
"type" specifies the type of the scriptlet variable created.
"class" specifies the class of the variable to be created if it is null.
a contrived example:
<jsp:useBean id="date" type="java.util.Object" class="java.util.Date"
Object date = new
Author and ninkuma
Joined: Jan 10, 2002
Mar 20, 2006 16:06:00
A slightly more up-to-date "syntax card":
[ March 20, 2006: Message edited by: Bear Bibeault ]
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