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How to set actionForm initial values from session attributes
Joined: Mar 16, 2007
Jul 18, 2007 08:14:00
I need to populate the initial values from Session attributes using actionForm. Can anyone help me?
For Example, I have a customer whose credit card's number, address, phone number and so on are already stored as session attributes.
Before the customer pay his bill, he may change his credit information. So I used action form to work with action class and the action form should have the initial values from attribute.
Help me, please and thank you in advance.
[ July 18, 2007: Message edited by: Sam Sunamin ]
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Joined: Feb 15, 2005
Jul 18, 2007 10:04:00
This sounds pretty straightforward to me. Just create an Action class that forwards to the
. In that Action class, retrieve the values from the session and put them in the ActionForm. Example:
MySessionUserObject user = (MySessionUserObject)request.getSession().getAttribute("mySessionUserObjet"); MyActionForm myForm = (MyActionForm) form; myForm.setCreditCard(user.getCreditCard()); myForm.setShoeSize(user.getShoeSize()); // etc. return mapping.findForward("success");
In the above code, the variable
represents the ActionForm object passed into the execute method as a parameter.
[ July 18, 2007: Message edited by: Merrill Higginson ]
Joined: Mar 16, 2007
Jul 18, 2007 10:49:00
Thank you so much,Merrill.
I got the idea.
I agree. Here's the link:
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