As Tim Holloway said, the EL will convert the value into a String for you without having to do so in the backing bean's Java code. All you need to do is make sure there's a public int getStoreNo() method in your class.
Joined: Apr 12, 2006
yeah, i just changed the type from String to Integer. It was not actually that much of code change
it's one of the field of web service request. on web service it has defined it as String, so i have also had it as String
now i changed it to Integer and doing parsing while i get the results back from web service response
subject: convert string to Integer in JSF code only