Chapter 29. Extending JSP with New Tags
In this chapter
Many times, you need a Web designer to design your Java Server Pages. The designer might be an expert with HTML, but might not know anything about Java. The
<jsp:useBean>, <jsp:setProperty>, and
<jsp:getProperty> tags allow you to make parts of your application accessible through tags, but you can't invoke bean methods without using either the
<%= tags. You can also provide some additional flexibility with the
<jsp:forward> tags, but these tags are often overkill. You need a way to allow a Web ...