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JSP and dynamic values for textfield and datetimepicker

James Hollier
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Joined: Jul 27, 2009
Posts: 19
My first struts2 form works fine except I would like to enhance it to supply different values (dynamic) at runtime for lables of textfields and datetimepicker. Also, I would like to supply different date formats (dynamic) at runtime for datetimepicker.



Above is how this would normally work with straight JSP/Html but NOT with struts2 tags. How do I accomplish this with struts2?
David Newton
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Joined: Sep 29, 2008
Posts: 12617

Use OGNL, the standard S2 EL.
James Hollier
Greenhorn

Joined: Jul 27, 2009
Posts: 19
I created a text(String name) method in my Action class and used the % notation below to access the method.

<s:textfield name="lastName" label="%{text('lastName')}" required="true"/>
 
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