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From "Derek Hohls" <>
Subject Re: Setting a form field value as an empty string?
Date Fri, 29 Feb 2008 13:13:41 GMT
No, I mean that when it comes back from the form it is NULL.

>>> On 2008/02/29 at 03:09, in message <>,
Joerg Heinicke <> wrote:
Derek Hohls <DHohls <at>> writes:

> I'd like to be able to set the initial, default value of a form to be an empty 
> string; at the moment, if the user does not fill in a value, then it gets
> treated as a NULL value when passed to the database.
> I have tried:
> <fd:initial-value></fd:initial-value>
> and
> <fd:initial-value> </fd:initial-value>
> but am still getting a NULL result.

You mean it's correct in the form, you don't see null on the screen, but in the
database it is NULL? Then I guess you have to fix your binding.


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