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how to set FormFile

Nesrin aboud
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Joined: Feb 08, 2010
Posts: 48

I have a path on client side to a file,
I can not set it with String representing the path
how to set a FormFile object with this client path to be uploaded?

if it can not be done please help me by another way to upload this file
mahesh shinde
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Joined: Jul 24, 2009
Posts: 69

hey buddy you need not to set any string representation .
set a bean for that tag you will get file in formfile object

it will give browse button just browse the will and press submit
David Newton
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Joined: Sep 29, 2008
Posts: 12617

@Mahesh: wrong version of Struts.

@Nesrin: the server (web app) cannot tell the client (browser) which file to upload. Files *must* be chosen on the client (browser) side.
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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