john lazeraski wrote:Tim, you are always helpful with your replies. Thank you.
So I'll stick to the non tag-lib form and try to figure out how to make that work with bits of ajax and server side dependent bean code.
john lazeraski wrote: Ok.. but I thought ui:repeat was sort of like using JSP and scriplets.. not recommended in JSF 2?
john lazeraski wrote:For that matter, using jstl and such is also frowned upon is it not? Or at the end of the day does it not matter?
The main use for ui:repeat is when you do need to repeat a set of elements in a way that's not compatible with the dataTable paradigm. For example, a set of controls that run horizonally instead of vertically (where each control could occupy a row in a table).