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From Serge Knystautas <>
Subject Re: Recursion with JSTL tags
Date Fri, 02 May 2003 20:43:38 GMT
John Cavacas wrote:
> Hi,
> This may seem like a silly question, but I was wondering if there was a way
> to achieve recursive behavior out of the core and xml tags.

JSTL prevents this in the sense that everything has to be an XML tag... 
there's no go to or self-referencing, so loops start and end.

I think you're on the right track with having a include of yourself.  I 
vaguely remember that according to comp sci theory you can write 
recursive logic without being recursive, but how you do that has long 
since left my brain.

Serge Knystautas
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