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Error in struts tiles

stephan babu

Joined: Apr 23, 2012
Posts: 13
in my project,

i have 2 struts config xml files.

i have 1 tiles-defs.xml file

i have plugin this tiles-defs.xml in both stuts-config.xml and struts-config-permits.xml files like below,
<plug-in className="org.apache.struts.tiles.TilesPlugin" >
<set-property property="definitions-config" value="/WEB-INF/tiles-defs.xml" />
<set-property property="moduleAware" value="true" />

im my tiles-def.xml i codel like below,
<definition name="mainPage" path="/mainTemplate.jsp">
<put name="title" value="Excise"/>
<put name="header" value="/header.jsp"/>
<put name="menu" value="/menu2.jsp"/>
<put name="content" value="/content.jsp"/>
<put name="footer" value="/alert.jsp"/>

<definition name="permitPage" extends="mainPage">
<put name="content" value="/pc_permit_appli_frm.jsp"/>

in my stuts-config-permit.xml i coded like below,
<action path="/PermitAppliData" name="PermitMasterForm" scope="request" validate="true" type="nic.puduvaicalal.permits.PermitAction" input="/permits/pc_permit_appli_frm.jsp">
<forward name="data" path="permitPage" />

when i am caling the url "" by click the menu i found the error below,

java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Path permitPage does not start with a "/" character

please anyone solve my problem..

Shankar Tanikella
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Joined: Jan 30, 2011
Posts: 329

stephan babu wrote:when i am caling the url "" by click the menu i found the error below,

What are you trying to access. The URL you are accessing is not correct.
"java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Path permitPage does not start with a "/" character " - says it all.
This is not tiles problem anyways.

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