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getting form values on jsp page

rick collette
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Joined: Mar 22, 2002
Posts: 208
Hi,
I try to get form attributes on a jsp page.
I did the following:
<% String myForAttribute = <jsp:getProperty
name="attributeA" property="ampleForm"/>; %>
But this does not seem to work.
I am wondering if my code is not right or there is a
better way?
regards,
Junilu Lacar
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Joined: Feb 26, 2001
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1. You can't embed a JSP tag in a scriptlet.
2. name is usually the attribute key of the bean you are trying to use and property is the name of the field in that bean. Thus, you would probably have something like
<jsp:getProperty name="ampleForm" property="attributeA">
instead.
3. You could use bean:write instead:
<bean:write name="ampleForm" property="attributeA">
4. If you need to use the value in a scriptlet, you could use bean:define
<bean:define id="attrA" name="ampleForm" property="attributeA" />
[ October 01, 2003: Message edited by: Junilu Lacar ]

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rick collette
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Joined: Mar 22, 2002
Posts: 208
Thanks,
It works actually.
regards,
[ October 02, 2003: Message edited by: rick collette ]
 
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