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From "David Graham" <>
Subject Re: Some taglibs are missing a few common attributes.
Date Wed, 05 Mar 2003 14:40:37 GMT
I definitely don't think we should support replacement args because then the 
html tags turn into messaging tags.  A bundle attribute might be nice but 
the bean:message or preferably fmt:message tags are more flexible.


>From: "James Mitchell" <>
>Reply-To: "Struts Developers List" <>
>To: "Struts Developers List" <>
>Subject: Some taglibs are missing a few common attributes.
>Date: Wed, 5 Mar 2003 06:04:08 -0500
>We allow titleKey for the html:frame, altKey and titleKey for
>html:button, and a few others, but do not allow a way to specify the
>bundle or args.
>Besides the obvious...
>  <bean:define id="myMessage">
>	<bean:message key="my.title"/>
>  <bean:define>
>  <html:sometag title="<%=myMessage%>"/>
>, I'm wondering if we should add this.
>I think we shouldn't.  I think the work-around is a much more flexible
>and generally better solution given the options available with
>Your thoughts?
>James Mitchell
>Web Developer/Struts Evangelist
>"People demand freedom of speech to make up for the freedom of thought
>which they avoid."
>     - Soren Aabye Kierkegaard (1813-1855)
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