Bug 104153 - DefinePage.java throws away information from a POST.
Summary: DefinePage.java throws away information from a POST.
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Product: Red Hat Web Application Framework
Classification: Retired
Component: ui   
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Version: 6.0
Hardware: All Linux
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Assignee: Archit Shah
QA Contact: Jon Orris
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Blocks: 99105
TreeView+ depends on / blocked
Reported: 2003-09-10 15:28 UTC by Randy Graebner
Modified: 2007-04-18 16:57 UTC (History)
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Last Closed: 2004-01-24 00:20:36 UTC
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Description Randy Graebner 2003-09-10 15:28:51 UTC
Description of problem:
DefinePage.java throws away information from a POST.

The patch is below but without it using bebop jsp with a POST causes no
information to be submitted.

[randyg@graebner intragroupe]$ diff -u
--- intragroupe/src/com/arsdigita/bebop/jsp/DefinePage.java	Wed Sep 10 11:16:56 2003
+++ core-platform/src/com/arsdigita/bebop/jsp/DefinePage.java	Wed Sep 10
11:17:41 2003
@@ -175,12 +175,6 @@
 	      HttpServletResponse resp =
-          String rct = null;
-          if (req.getMethod().toUpperCase().equals("POST")
-              && ((rct = req.getContentType()) != null)
-              && (rct.toLowerCase().startsWith("multipart"))) {
-              req = DispatcherHelper.restoreRequestWrapper(req);
-          }
 	      Document doc;
 	      PageState state;

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Comment 1 Daniel Berrange 2003-09-10 15:39:04 UTC
NB, now we've moved to Servlet 2.3 for Rickshaw we should make
MultipartHttpServletRequest subclass HttpServletRequestWrapper. This will let us
forward onto other servlets without having to first unwrap our requests. Thus a
whole heap of dodgy code in DispatcherHelper, BaseDispatcherServlet, etc will go

From API docs for RequestDispatcher#forward 

The request and response parameters must be either the same objects as were
passed to the calling servlet's service method or be subclasses of the
ServletRequestWrapper or ServletResponseWrapper classes that wrap them.

Comment 2 Archit Shah 2003-10-16 20:37:10 UTC
this patch has been integrated onto 6.0 branch (@37048) and trunk (@37047).
Dan's suggestion has not yet been implemented, so this bug is moving to the
Rickshaw tracker ticket from the troika errata tracker.

Comment 3 Archit Shah 2004-01-24 00:20:36 UTC
appplied to 5.2.x before 5.2.2 release (@39082)

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