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Java Intro to Java Web Development with Spark Bells and Whistles Template Reuse and Static Resources

Jasper Peijer
Jasper Peijer
45,009 Points

IllegalArgumentException when trying to load the page

Once I included blocks and partials with the templating and tried to load the page it showed 500 Internal Server Error and "Caused by: java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: found 'null', expected 'partial's name'" in the console.

My code:


{{#partial "content"}}
    {{#if username }}
        <h1>Welcome {{ username }}</h1>
    {{ else }}
        <h1>Welcome Students!</h1>

        <form action="/sign-in" method="post">
            <input type="text" placeholder="What's your username?" name="username" />
            <button>Sign In</button>

{{> base.hbs}}


{{#block "header"}}
    <!doctype html>
    <html lang="en">
        <meta charset="UTF-8">
        <title>{{#block title}}Welcome to Course Ideas{{/block}}</title>

{{#block "content"}}{{/block}}

{{#block "footer"}}

1 Answer

9,835 Points

Line 6 in base.hbs is missing double quotes on title.

Jasper Peijer
Jasper Peijer
45,009 Points

Thanks I was almost sure it was going to be something stupid that I missed.