My JSP (lets call it parent JSP) contains a form field which the client needs input the name of an image file in our system. It would helpful if they could see the images. I was thinking of creating a pop up window (there would be a link to open it from the parent JSP) which contains a form with all the images in the archive (like a photo gallery, but with check boxs under each pic).
You select a image and submit form. Pop up closes and in the parent JSP the file name would now appear in the form field (not sure how much trouble all this will actually be).
I was thinking of receiving the pic name in the parent JSP using the:
I hate putting in a scriptlet when I'm doing everything else in JSTL. Is there a better to pass the parameter from one JSP to another or is this still the way it is done?