Looking for a way to use the Struts Validator to correctly validate user-entered double values, (which are really currency values), in a locale-sensitive way. Is this even possible? I have a form that is localized which allows users to enter a monetary amount. I want the Struts Validator to validate whether it is a valid value. Below is a snippet of my validation.xml file. If a user enters a value of 5.000,00 then the validation fails even though this is a valid amount in Greece for example.
I have set the user session locale appropriately, el_GR, prior to the call to validate.
<field property="loanAmount" depends="required,double,doubleRange">