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struts $ and % difference

pamir sonmez
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I was looking for the iteration logic of sturts tags and I come accross a document whick checks like;

I could not understand the meaning of % character
because I was always using like

Is there a difference between usage of these two characters?
I searched in google, bur character search is not very helpful.
Joe Ess

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Posts: 8836

Take a look at the Tag Syntax document.
'$' is not used in OGNL.
'%' is used to force a value to be a String.

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