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dynamic page throught tile

Hong Yi
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Joined: Feb 13, 2008
Posts: 11
I like to render dynamic page through tile framwork. I have layout header,body and footer. I like to rend the dynamic page under the body. How do i do it through tile-def configuration file? Do I need to use one action or two?

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Amit Y Desai
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Joined: Dec 06, 2007
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here base layout has four componenet...header.footer.left nav and body....
as you can see in tiles defination i have dynamically placed jsp in each of four areas...
Brent Sterling
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Joined: Feb 08, 2006
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On the "one action or two" (or more) question....I normally have one action that gathers the data needed for all the tiles. The processing needed for the common tiles is handled in a base action class. I recall a previous project that I worked on where I was working on one tile that had its own action. I do not recall exactly how that was configured.

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Hong Yi
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Joined: Feb 13, 2008
Posts: 11
Brent,
thanks for the reply. If one of the tiles (header.jsp) has it own action, there will be two requests sent to the same page. How to handle it? is it possible to call an action from another action by using forward?

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