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From "Geir Magnusson Jr." <ge...@optonline.net>
Subject Re: Validation Framework [VOTE] (was Re: Proposal for Validation Framework)
Date Wed, 05 Dec 2001 01:09:51 GMT
How about throwing it into the sandbox first?

Then people can look at it, play with it, and any evolution that¹s necessary
before becoming a project can happen?

(Is it struts specific?)

geir

On 12/4/01 7:42 PM, "Craig R. McClanahan" <craigmcc@apache.org> wrote:

> +1 in case I didn't do so earlier.
> 
> Craig
> 
> 
> On Tue, 4 Dec 2001, David Winterfeldt wrote:
> 
>> Date: Tue, 4 Dec 2001 15:14:16 -0800 (PST)
>> From: David Winterfeldt <dwinterfeldt@yahoo.com>
>> Reply-To: Jakarta Commons Developers List <commons-dev@jakarta.apache.org>
>> To: Jakarta Commons Developers List <commons-dev@jakarta.apache.org>
>> Subject: Validation Framework [VOTE] (was Re: Proposal for Validation
>>     Framework)
>> 
>> Are there any other committers with questions,
>> comments, votes?
>> 
>> David
>> 
>> --- Ted Husted <husted@apache.org> wrote:
>>> +1
>>> 
>>> The framework has been used in production
>>> applications, and has proven
>>> useful. It is already under the ASL, and in a
>>> Jakarta CVS, so it's just
>>> a matter of moving the package over, as was done
>>> with BeanUtils,
>>> Collections, and the Digester.
>>> 
>>> David has been an active Struts committer for some
>>> time, and so
>>> breveting him as a Commons committer is easy enough.
>>> 
>>> David Winterfeldt wrote:
>>>> 
>>>> This validation framework was made to work with
>>> Struts
>>>> originally, but it will work on any JavaBean.  So
>>> in
>>>> some discussions we thought that it might be nice
>>> if
>>>> it was in commons so more people would know about
>>> it
>>>> and can use it.  Also there could be more examples
>>> of
>>>> making it work with other frameworks than Struts.
>>>> Here is a brief description of the project and the
>>>> link to the site where it is posted (which has
>>>> documenation posted on it).
>>>> 
>>>> The Validation Framework was made to work with
>>> Struts
>>>> although it can be used to perform validation on
>>> any
>>>> JavaBean (by using the Validator class). It can
>>>> perform basic validations to check if a field is
>>>> required, matches a regular expression, email,
>>> credit
>>>> card, and server side type checking and date
>>>> validation. Different validation rules can be
>>> defined
>>>> for different locales. The framework has basic
>>> support
>>>> for user defined constants which can be used in
>>> some
>>>> field attributes. The validation routines are
>>>> modifiable in the validation.xml file so custom
>>>> validation routines can be created and added to
>>> the
>>>> framework.  JavaScript can be auto-generated that
>>>> matches the server side validation.  The current
>>> tag
>>>> (JavascriptValidatorTag) relies on Struts, but
>>> could
>>>> be abstracted to generate Javascript for other
>>>> frameworks.
>>>> 
>>>> http://home.earthlink.net/~dwinterfeldt/
>>>> 
>>>> Validating Outside of Struts
>>>> 
>>> 
>> http://home.earthlink.net/~dwinterfeldt/overview.html#validatingOutsideOfStru
>> ts
>>>> 
>>>> Let me know if there are any questions.
>>>> 
>>>> David Winterfeldt
>>> 
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Geir Magnusson Jr.                                     geirm@optonline.net
System and Software Consulting
"He who throws mud only loses ground." - Fat Albert


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