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John Lincoln
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Hi,

I would like to do a static include in my jsp, but the file path is obtained from server side. Is this possible ?
Below is the code

I tried it did not work

Can i include can have an expression ?

Even this does not seem to work

Please help

thanks
Bear Bibeault
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Static includes are evaluated at translation time, so execution-time expressions cannot be used.


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John Lincoln
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Bear,

Thanks for the response. But this is what i am trying to do. The path for the file is generated on the server side.


I will get this info on jsp

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How can i use the filePath in the include directive or jsp:include. If this is not possible what can be other alternatives ?

Please Help.

thanks
Bear Bibeault
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You'll be able to use an expression in an include action, but not a directive.
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
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