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Problems with validation and dispatchAction

Trent Cioran
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Joined: Sep 01, 2004
Posts: 2
i have a DispatchAction wich contains all the functionality of one object and a validator but i need the validator only acts over a few of my methods, how can i do this??? because it is active all the time i can retrieve data i need to populate como boxes and other operations that don't need this validations.


thanx
Trent
David Hibbs
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Joined: Dec 19, 2002
Posts: 374
First, turn off validation in the struts-config.xml file. Next, manually invoke the validation in those methods where you need it using the following pattern:



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