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Struts 2: Localization not working

vikas sharmaa
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Joined: Jun 28, 2007
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after going through the Localization site, i created file in the action directory. contents of file is:

then, in jsp file, i fetch the property as follows:

but, its not displaying the value of from the file. please let me know where am going wrong?
David Newton

Joined: Sep 29, 2008
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Are you accessing the JSP directly, or going through an Action? That won't work.

If going through an action, does it either extend ActionSupport or implement its own TextProvider (and LocaleProvider if you need it)? If not, it won't work.

vikas sharmaa
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great newton! i was testing localisation on my welcome file that was not going through action. now, i tried the same in another jsp that was coming from an action class and it works! thanks a lot!!!
I agree. Here's the link:
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