Hassan Schroeder wrote: > Separation of data, presentation and logic (the MVC pattern) > would say just put that in *as HTML*. Your example had *no* > variable data within it at all, which makes it even worse :-) <snip /> > The whole *point* of JSP is to remove the need for things > like that first example... Thanks, Hassan. I would have done this as you suggested. In fact, I do it all the time in PHP. I'm not sure what the thinking was behind this particular JSP page. ---------- Randal Rust Covansys Corporation Columbus, OH Confidentiality Statement: This message is intended only for the individual or entity to which it is addressed. It may contain privileged, confidential information which is exempt from disclosure under applicable laws. If you are not the intended recipient, please note that you are strictly prohibited from disseminating or distributing this information (other than to the intended recipient) or copying this information. If you have received this communication in error, please notify us immediately by return email.