File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
The moose likes Servlets and the fly likes Dynamic select list with JSP Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login

Win a copy of Customer Requirements for Developers this week in the Jobs Discussion forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Java » Servlets
Bookmark "Dynamic select list with JSP" Watch "Dynamic select list with JSP" New topic

Dynamic select list with JSP

Rosa Thimerman

Joined: Mar 30, 2001
Posts: 4
Hello, everybody,
I need to build dynamic select list within a table.
the size of this selection will depend on userlogin permission.
I need be able to have my selection box size same as my table.
option value should come dynamicaly as well as option name.
Please, help
Ghazanfar Qureshi

Joined: Nov 15, 2000
Posts: 20
<td><form method="post" name="" action="">
<select name="mySelect" STYLE="width:80px">
//suppose u ve an array of permission and array of
// value or numeric id matching at respective index

String perm[] =new String[10];
int permid[] =new permid[10];
// some how u fill both the arrays from database or hard-coded
//it depends on you
for (int i=0; i< perm.length; i++){
<option value="<%=permid[i] %>"><%= perm[i] %></option>

for fixed width i used the style sheet tag it wont run on olser browser
Ghazanfar Qureshi
wood burning stoves
subject: Dynamic select list with JSP
It's not a secret anymore!