Customizing property editors

Posted on 2011-05-04
Last Modified: 2012-05-11

I was reading about Customizing property editors I did not understand clearly.
what are different types, uses, advantages, disadvantages.
Any ideas, resources,sample code,links, highly appreciated. thanks in advance.
Question by:gudii9
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    custom property editors are used to convert Strings into a type more appropriate to your application
    useful for web application where request params can only be strings.

    heres an example that converts a string to a regex pattern

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    another often used property editor is to convert an id into a bean (by looking up the id from the database)
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