For some reason I can't figure out what I am doing wrong when I am pre-populating a select list from a arraylist collection from my form.
My flow is as follows: when a user clicks a link, I call a action class that initializes the arraylists (on the form) from the database. That part is working fine; I am getting the data and populating the labelvalue object just fine and then setting the arraylist with all the labelvalue objects. As far as my jsp goes, this is what I have:
Now, can anyone tell me why this is not working without the setAttribute call? I know it is something simple that I am overlooking, but I just can't think of what it is... (as a side note, all data that I have - text fields, are working fine, it is just select lists)