The JSP Spec states that the body-content tag must be scriptless as JSP is not a valid body-content for simple tags, Tomcat behaves otherwise , if we dont provide the body-content for a tag, tomcat defaults to JSP which is not correct according to the Spec. Please share your thoughts.
posted 12 years ago
Yups, u are correct. i tested this in Tomcat5.0.28. Looks like another inconsistency of Tomcat.
But this creates another question. Is the <body-content> a required *tag* in the TLD ? HFS pg. 467 mentions this as *REQUIRED*. However, tomcat does take JSP as the default value, if it is not present.
Tried looking in the specs, but could not find anywhere about this.
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