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Veeru Singh
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Joined: Dec 19, 2006
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Hi,

Is there any JSTL tag which allows to create a new vairable of both Object and permitive data type.. for example

we can do this with scripting..

<% Integer i=new Integer(45) %>
<% int j=89; %>

but do we have a tag to do the same thing.. can we use <c:set>

please help..
Bear Bibeault
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Why would you need a numeric value to be a primitive type?


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Mukesh Mittal
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Joined: Jan 13, 2006
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We can either set the value of a scoped variable using <c:set value="value" [scope]/> or set the property of a target object.
Bear Bibeault
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My point is: scoped variables can only be of object types, not primitives. But from the point of view of the JSTL, EL and the rest of the page, who cares?
 
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