#1307 new
Ron Gross

option tag only works within select tag, this is not documented

Reported by Ron Gross | December 11th, 2011 @ 03:11 PM

When I try to use #{option} within a element instead of a #{select} tag, I get a null pointer exception.

  1. If it's possible/easy, the option tag should work on both cases.
  2. If not, this should at least be documented either in the exception stack trace, the builtin tags page (http://www.playframework.org/documentation/current/tags), or both.

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  • Ron Gross

    Ron Gross December 11th, 2011 @ 03:12 PM

    Forgot to attach stack trace:

    play.exceptions.TemplateExecutionException

    at play.templates.BaseTemplate.throwException(BaseTemplate.java:86)
    at play.templates.GroovyTemplate.internalRender(GroovyTemplate.java:257)
    at play.templates.Template.render(Template.java:26)
    at play.templates.GroovyTemplate.render(GroovyTemplate.java:187)
    at play.mvc.results.RenderTemplate.<init>(RenderTemplate.java:24)
    at play.mvc.Controller.renderTemplate(Controller.java:660)
    at play.mvc.Controller.renderTemplate(Controller.java:640)
    at play.mvc.Controller.render(Controller.java:695)
    at controllers.Websites.addConfig(Websites.java:93)
    at play.mvc.ActionInvoker.invokeWithContinuation(ActionInvoker.java:548)
    at play.mvc.ActionInvoker.invoke(ActionInvoker.java:502)
    at play.mvc.ActionInvoker.invokeControllerMethod(ActionInvoker.java:478)
    at play.mvc.ActionInvoker.invokeControllerMethod(ActionInvoker.java:473)
    at play.mvc.ActionInvoker.invoke(ActionInvoker.java:161)
    at Invocation.HTTP Request(Play!)
    

    Caused by: java.lang.NullPointerException

    at play.templates.FastTags._option(FastTags.java:84)
    at play.templates.FastTags$_option.call(Unknown Source)
    at /app/views/Websites/addConfig.html.(line:36)
    at play.templates.GroovyTemplate.internalRender(GroovyTemplate.java:232)
    ... 13 more
    

    17:06:34,968 ERROR (play.Logger) ~

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