Yun Ha Jung Yun Ha Jung -4 years ago 75
Javascript Question

Mysql printing table onto html using freemarker

My main servlet containing getting into the mysql database and receiving the data.

protected void doGet(HttpServletRequest request, HttpServletResponse response) throws ServletException, IOException


My viewtables.ftl

<!DOCTYPE html>
<meta charset="UTF-8">
<title>IMDB SEARCHER</title>
<link href="css/style.css" rel="stylesheet" type="text/css">

I am having trouble how to print the result tables onto the html while using freemarker. I am using the imdb database and trying to print out the movies table onto my html when user searches for it.

Answer Source

You have to put the data of the result set into root, then process the template.

I would create a Class Row

public class Row{
    String id, name, year, rank;
    //constructor, getters and setters follow

Fill an array list of rows

List<Row> rows = new ArrayList<Row>();
while( {
    Row row = new Row(rs.getString("id"),rs.getString("name"),rs.getString("year"),rs.getString("rank"));
root.put("rows", rows);

Now that the list of rows is accessible you have to print it out in your template

<h3>${tableName} search results</h3>
<table class = 'ResultSet'>
    <#list rows as row >
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