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problem with JSTL

sachin yadav
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Joined: Nov 24, 2005
Posts: 156
hi all,

i am running a query in jstl. in c:forEach i have something like this

now i want that if no record i featched then there should be a message like "No Data Found!!". for this i am using below code ----

but it's not working. can somebody please suggest me what will be the value of viewRowsad[0] in case no record is featch. please take note in my case i can't make additional query to first check that if there is data in the table for user. if want to make this in a single query.
Darren Edwards
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Joined: Aug 17, 2005
Posts: 69

If you are checking for a null you should not be wrapping it in ' ' (that treats it as a String).

Am not 100% certain without testing myself, but I think you can also say
Stefan Evans

Joined: Jul 06, 2005
Posts: 1580
Actually if no rows are retrieved, then the rowCount of the query result will be 0.
You can test it like this:

If no rows are returned, the c:forEach won't even iterate once.
sachin yadav
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Joined: Nov 24, 2005
Posts: 156
thanks Stefan, your code workes for me.

I agree. Here's the link:
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