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paul pavlentey
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Joined: Jul 20, 2006
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I am new to Struts
I have the following code:

Code is executing correctly,but I dont get how selected option is getting selected based on the code above. I have a question about SELECTED value in HTML Select. How does SELECTED gets selected ( selected="selected" as appears on html)

Thank you in advance.
[ December 13, 2006: Message edited by: Bear Bibeault ]
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Prabhu Venkatachalam
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I guess, your question is " How Struts TLD works?"

If you say <html:select multiple="true">, container calls the TLD class, and according to the attribute values and child elements you give, it produces equivalent HTML output in the place you called.

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paul pavlentey
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Thank you for your reply.
but my question was how do you set selected value for a child element inside of select or doest it get set by Struts?
Prabhu Venkatachalam
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It seems like struts not supporting this attribute.

You can try by using below tag with iteration,

<htmlption key="" value="" selected>blah</htmlption>
 
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