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Using Enum with html:select

Jason Ferguson
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Given a simple enum class:



Can I use this enum to generate the values for an html ptions tag?
Jeanne Boyarsky
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Jay,
Are you looking to get the ids or descriptions in the options? UnitOfIssue.values() will give you a collection of the ids.

I can't think of a way to get a collection of descriptions without writing some code in the action. It isn't hard code to write of course. Just a loop to build the collection and then stick it in the request/session.


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