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doubts about handling errors in html page

 
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hi ,
i had an html page which is submitted with values and due to errors we are redirecting the page back to the same html page with some warnings appended to it. i wanted to fill all the details which are correct in the previous request except the errors fields . how can we do that in struts or jsp.

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Struts has an entire component devoted to form validation.
The best place to learn about it is the Struts documentation.
There is also a Struts forum on this site if you have specific questions about it.

There are several approaches you can take if you're coding your own solution.
I do this by creating a bean that has a property for each field in the form.
If the validation fails, I bind the bean to request scope and forward back to the JSP with the form.

You can use either EL:
<input type="text" name="first_name" value="${formBean.firstName}" />

or for older apps, the xml syntax
<input type="text" name="first_name" value="<jsp:getProperty name="formBean" property="firstName" />" />
to populate the fields.
 
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