I have been searching the web to find a taglib which read the version information from the MANIFEST.MF file. Since this is very commonly used, I am surprise I was not able to readily find such a JSP taglib available!
This got to be a common problem since I found plenty of references on how to read version information from the MANIFEST.MF file. For example:
Instead of keep repeating myself, I decide to just quickly put one together and share it through the web. I have also threw together some quick instruction on how to use it on the bitbucket wiki https://bitbucket.org/lsiu/qds-commons-web/wiki/Home.
Here is the taglib
The "1.0 (5956254adaaa+)" is just
BTW, if anyone know of such a tag library, please give me a shout. I will be happy to "unpollute" the web with yet another "roll-my-own-code" doing the exact same thing.