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struts 1.? validation

Rod McLure

Joined: Mar 04, 2010
Posts: 24
if user enters an offenceDate I want to use this validation,
<field property="offenceDate" depends="date">
<arg position="0" key="errors.chargesOffenceDate"/>
<arg position="1" name="date" key="${var:datePatternStrict}" resource="false" />

if they don't enter anything I don't need to do validation
documentation implies this could be done with requiredIf but I don't want to use because it is being deprecated

Thank you
Johnny Ganestruep

Joined: Nov 22, 2010
Posts: 3
Hello, I believe you can make your own custom validation. For instance, if the field is empty skip the validation otherwise perform the date validation.
Don't get me started about those stupid light bulbs.
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