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Question about the plugin archive attribute

Darrin Smith
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Is there any way to get the archive attribute to take a variable?

What I want to do is to be able to change the value in an XML file and have that read at run time.

For example, what I have now looks like this:

What I would like to do is to be able to give the archive a variable, just like you can with value arguments. I tried doing this:

But that didn't work. It threw this:

com.sun.web.ui.appbase.ApplicationException: org.apache.jasper.JasperException: /Display.jsp(14,161) The archive attribute of the jsp:plugin standard action does not accept any expressions

So, is there any way around it, or should I take the error message verbatim?

[ October 24, 2005: Message edited by: Darrin Smith ]
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