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Struts 2 field validation

Ramkumar Subburaj
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I want to validate two password fields in change password m and I have the following in my validation.xml

and in my JSP page source, i get the following Java Script validation code

As youi can see, the Java script validation is not what I except. It is checking only if the field exists and not performing the comparison

Is there anything I am missing


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David Newton

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Ramkumar Subburaj wrote:Is there anything I am missing

Ramkumar Subburaj
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Thanks for the reply.

If I'm not wrong, "fieldexpression" can not be used for client side validation.

If that is the case, is there any way of achieving it or should we go for handwritten java script.
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