why is it when the validator sees an invalid date it pukes a stack trace in the log? From the view, everything behaved as expected...but I'd hate to think everytime some user entered a bad date we'd get this massive stack trace in the log.
org.apache.commons.validator.GenericTypeValidator 02/40/1977 org.apache.commons.validator.GenericTypeValidator TRAS0014I: The following exception was logged: java.text.ParseException: Unparseable date: "02/40/1977" at java.text.DateFormat.parse(DateFormat.java:345) at ... at ... stack trace here at ... at ...
Joined: Feb 15, 2005
You may want to tweak the logging level for org.apache.commons. If you set it to "FATAL" you may be able to get rid of this stuff.