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syntax for textarea

catherine bugayong

Joined: Oct 09, 2011
Posts: 5
hi guys

how can I insert the <c:out value="${row.middlename}"/> in the textarea?
here is my sample output but it's an error :(

<c:out value="${row.middlename}"/>
Paul Clapham

Joined: Oct 14, 2005
Posts: 19847

Do you have something at the beginning of your JSP which declares the "c" taglib?
Bear Bibeault
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Joined: Jan 10, 2002
Posts: 63529

Don't you think it might be helpful to show us the error? Whatever it is certainly has nothing to do with the text area -- HTML is just template text to the JSP engine.

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catherine bugayong

Joined: Oct 09, 2011
Posts: 5
this thread is solved.
what i did is <td>(something here) <input type="text" size="20" name="lname" value="${row.value here" readonly style="color: coral;"></td>
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