This week's book giveaway is in the OCPJP forum. We're giving away four copies of OCA/OCP Java SE 7 Programmer I & II Study Guide and have Kathy Sierra & Bert Bates on-line! See this thread for details.
I am creating some action errors / action messages and attempting to save them so I can access them in the JSP from which posted to the Action. I seem to be able to detect whether the errors are there or not with
OK, so it transpires that I've been adding in ActionMessages as thinking of them as Simply strings that will be displayed, rather than keys to look up values from the ApplicationResources.properties file. I assume there is some way to add ActionMessages from scratch without referring to this file, but it appears to have evaded me.