Tapestry 5
  1. Tapestry 5
  2. TAP5-79

Improve Tapestry's property expression language to include OGNL-like features

    Details

    • Type: Improvement Improvement
    • Status: Closed
    • Priority: Major Major
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: 5.0.15
    • Fix Version/s: 5.1.0.0
    • Component/s: None
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      Description

      While I really the use of prop and it's typesafeness, I still find myself frequently in need of more complicated expressions enough that I would be willing to pay the speed penalty of reflection in order to not have to define a public getter for it. In some situations, you can't actually make an equivilent getter. For instance, in integrations tests I've had more than one situation where I wanted to call a setter with a specific value from the template. With OGNL this is easy but with prop it's impossible. I would very much like to see prop remain the default binding but have OGNL available when it's needed. I think not having it would be a severe limitation of T5.

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          Dan Adams created issue -
          Howard M. Lewis Ship made changes -
          Field Original Value New Value
          Fix Version/s 5.0 Next Release [ 12312964 ]
          Priority Critical [ 2 ] Major [ 3 ]
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          Affects Version/s 5.0.5 [ 12312477 ]
          Fix Version/s 5.1 [ 12312964 ]
          Project Tapestry [ 10573 ] Tapestry 5 [ 12310833 ]
          Component/s tapestry-core [ 12311285 ]
          Key TAPESTRY-1624 TAP5-79
          Issue Type New Feature [ 2 ] Bug [ 1 ]
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          Affects Version/s 5.0.15 [ 12313429 ]
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          Issue Type Bug [ 1 ] Improvement [ 4 ]
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          Assignee Howard M. Lewis Ship [ hlship ]
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          Status Open [ 1 ] In Progress [ 3 ]
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          Summary T5 support for OGNL or OGNL-like expressions Improve Tapestry's property expression language to include OGNL-like features
          Howard M. Lewis Ship made changes -
          Link This issue incorporates TAP5-62 [ TAP5-62 ]
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          Fix Version/s 5.1.0.0 [ 12313428 ]
          Resolution Fixed [ 1 ]
          Status In Progress [ 3 ] Closed [ 6 ]

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            • Assignee:
              Howard M. Lewis Ship
              Reporter:
              Dan Adams
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