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Difference between actionform and javabean

yuvaraaj mohan
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hi all,

I want to know the difference between a action form and a java bean.

TIA,
Yuvaraj.
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"action form" is not a core Java concept. To what are you referring?


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Sebastian Janisch
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ActionForm refers to Struts.

The ActionForm follows the JavaBean Standard and is used to hold the data submitted from a form.


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yuvaraaj mohan
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Is holding the data the only difference between a actionform and a javabean?

Yuvaraj.
Sebastian Janisch
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JavaBean is just a standard. Check the JavaBean Spec for explanation.

ActionForm follows that Standard and is a part of the Struts 1.x implementation
yuvaraaj mohan
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Thanks Sebastian. Now got it

Cheers,
Yuvaraj.
 
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