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bean:message and linebreaks [Solved]

P-A Rosenberg
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Joined: Sep 22, 2005
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Hi
Is there a way to include a linebreak within a msg resource item and have it displayed as a linebreak when displaying the message with the bean:message tag?

I would like to do this:
my.resource=A line with <br/> a linebreak.

And have it displayed on my JSP page as:
"A line with
a linebreak."
when using <bean:message key="my.resource"/>

The question also applies when reading a string from a database, can it contain linebreaks that will be interpreted as a linebreak when displayed with a struts tag?

Thanx'
//P-A

Hi again.
This problem have been solved by reading the documentation... doh... :roll:

1)
bean:write has a filter attribute that can set to false to disable the feature that rewrites any "characters that are sensitive in HTML". This way a <br/> tag can be placed in e.g. a database and it will be interpreted as a HTML tagg when rendered.

2)
bean:message seems to work OK with linebreaks in resources located in resource file. I guess I did something else wrong when trying this last time.
[ November 24, 2005: Message edited by: P-A Rosenberg ]
 
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