File APIs for Java Developers
Manipulate DOC, XLS, PPT, PDF and many others from your application.
http://aspose.com/file-tools
The moose likes Struts and the fly likes Upload file using DynaActionForm Big Moose Saloon
  Search | Java FAQ | Recent Topics | Flagged Topics | Hot Topics | Zero Replies
Register / Login


Win a copy of JavaScript Promises Essentials this week in the JavaScript forum!
JavaRanch » Java Forums » Frameworks » Struts
Bookmark "Upload file using DynaActionForm" Watch "Upload file using DynaActionForm" New topic
Author

Upload file using DynaActionForm

Rabee' Nawash
Greenhorn

Joined: Feb 27, 2005
Posts: 14
Dear All,

Im trying to upload a file using dynamic action forms in struts , whenever I'm trying to upload the file the following exception is thrown :

SRVE0026E: [Servlet Error]-[BeanUtils.populate]: org.apache.commons.beanutils.ConversionException: Cannot assign value of type 'java.lang.String' to property 'lbFile' of type 'org.apache.struts.upload.FormFile'

to define the dynaActionForm in the struts config I use the following string:

<form-bean name="listLBPaymentsForm" type="org.apache.struts.action.DynaActionForm">
<form-property name="bills" type="com.sts.sme.lb.LBPayment[]" />
<form-property name="dynaApplication" type="com.sts.sme.lb.LBApplicationRequest" />
<form-property name="lbFile" type="org.apache.struts.upload.FormFile"/>
</form-bean>

in the jsp page:
<html:file property="lbFile" title="Upload Authorization" />

So anyone have any idea why struts excpect string rather than FileForm
Regards
Rabee' Nawash


Best Regards,<br />Rabee' Nawash
Merrill Higginson
Ranch Hand

Joined: Feb 15, 2005
Posts: 4864
Did you specify enctype="multipart/form-data" in your html:form tag? If not, this is what's causing your problem.


Merrill
Consultant, Sima Solutions
Rabee' Nawash
Greenhorn

Joined: Feb 27, 2005
Posts: 14
Ok thanks , it solves my problem , it seems that I write it multipart/formdata rather than multipart/form-data.

Again Thank You
[ January 09, 2006: Message edited by: Rabee' Nawash ]
 
I agree. Here's the link: http://aspose.com/file-tools
 
subject: Upload file using DynaActionForm