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Problems using JSTL in Tomcat 5.5

Javier Snaider
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Joined: Apr 22, 2008
Posts: 12
Hi,

I have a JSP using JSTL. It works fine in Tomcat 6. But when I try to use it in Tomcat 5.5 ${status == 'R'} fails. status is type Character and the error says that

javax.servlet.ServletException: An exception occured trying to convert String "R" to type "java.lang.Long"

Is this a bug?

Thanks,

Javier
Seetharaman Venkatasamy
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Joined: Jan 28, 2008
Posts: 5575

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Javier Snaider
Greenhorn

Joined: Apr 22, 2008
Posts: 12
Hi Seetharaman,

Thanks for your answer. I checked the versions of JSP, servlet and JSTL and everything is OK (Servlet 2.4 and JSTL 1.1 using Tomcat 5.5).
The rest of the code that uses EL and JSTL works fine. Just fails when I compare Character attribute with a char constant 'R'.

Thanks,

Javier
 
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