Sun Java System Web Server 7.0 Update 6 Developer's Guide to Java Web Applications

colIItem Tag

This tag displays the name and label of one collection item. This tag must be used inside the collection tag.


Property - Specifies a keyword indicating which property the tag should output. Valid inputs include name, display name, and description. Default is name.


<select name=elementname>
			<option value="<s1ws:collItem property="name" />">
       <s1ws:collItem property="display name" />

This function iterates through the available collections and passes each item to the collection item tag, which in turn displays the name and display name of the item.