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JSTL ${} not evaluating

Dan Cosio

Joined: Jul 05, 2012
Posts: 2
Im migrating to from jboss 4 to tomcat7. I've also upgraded to struts 2.3.4

My issue is <c:out value="${myValue}"/> isn't returning a value any longer.. myValue is a getter on a struts2 action.. If I set the value in the action using request.setAttribute(...) I can get the value with <c:out/>. This seem to only be an issue with the struts 2 action properties..

Any help would be greatly appreciated..

Dan Cosio

Joined: Jul 05, 2012
Posts: 2
I caused my own problem. Im also using spring security which is also new in my app.. I had originally set up my filtedispatcher

and I just removed the REQUEST/FORWARD parts. I think these kept the intercepters from executing...
Bear Bibeault
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Thanks for posting back with your findings!

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