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accessing a property

How can a access a component property defined in the portal.xml file

simulair to this

<property name="plainDescription" value="Number of messages"/>

I use a JSPDynPage.

what I realy want is this.






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  • Posted on Jan 31, 2005 at 05:20 PM

    Hi Edward,

    if "plainDescription" really is a property of your component, then:

    IPortalComponentProfile profile =
    String prop = profile.getProperty("plainDescription");

    But "plainDescription" sounds like a standard attribute of a property? In this case, to retrieve the attribute:

    IPortalComponentProfile profile =
    String attrib = profile.getPropertyAttribute("yourPropertyName", "plainDescription");

    > what I realy want is this.

    I don't understand what's your aim so far.

    Hope it helps


    PS: Historical. This was posting nr. 1000 😊

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