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How can I access the request object in class which extends SimpleTagSupport class?
 
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There is a reference to the pageContext in the SimpleTagSupport class. You can use this to get to the Request by using the pageContext.getRequest() method.

Hope that helps
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I don't see it. I'm only able to get reference to jspContext through getJspContext but there are only methods for getting attributes.
 
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The JspContext is the page context. You need to cast it.


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Originally posted by Steve McCann:
There is a reference to the pageContext in the SimpleTagSupport class.



That reference is only available in the "classic" tag handlers. It is no longer defined for SimpleTagSupport and its ilk.
 
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Hi Bear

Oops - you're right. Must have an out of date copy of the API docs. :roll:
Looking at the (up-to-date) docs I see you can get the page context by calling the getJspContext() method in SimpleTagSupport.

Cheers
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