Yearly Archives: 2008

Google Chrome – WebKit update ?

Today I had to download Google Chrome, to work (verify) a bug. Same issue is present in Safari 3.2.1. Perhaps I should mention that both aren’t using the latest greatest WebKit as its core… So, I gave the nightly a

Posted in Chrome, javascript, web², WebKit

MyFaces 2.0 – A community driven JSF 2.0 implementation

It is pretty cool to see that there is lot’s of activity on the JSF 2.0 implementation of the Apache MyFaces project. Lot’s of folks contribute via the JIRA issue tracker (filing bugs/tasks, submitting patches), or the mailing list. Really,

Posted in ajax, apache, java, javascript, jsf, myfaces, web²

Avoiding “Open Source” with JSF and Facelets

When using Facelets it is normal to use XHTML files to describe the view. Also in your web.xml configuration mostly you find a mapping of the FacesServlet to something like “/faces/*” or “*.faces”, so that you have URLs like: http://myserver:port/context/coolPage.faces

Posted in apache, facelets, jsf, myfaces, web²

Mobile Application Development with JSF (Trinidad)

Apache MyFaces Trinidad does support Mobile Application Development. There is also some documentation on this feature, here. Let’s see if we get a (nice) demo… 🙂 If you are interested in it, join the large MyFaces community. Enjoy!

Posted in apache, java, jsf, myfaces, trinidad, web²

Conversation Scope and JSF (or your favorite web framework)

There is a lot of buzz (not only recently) around some extra scope, that is shorter than a session and longer than a request. Such a scope is a very good scope to implement business processes or some wizard (==>

Posted in java, jsf, myfaces, web²

Trinidad – new releases

It has been a while, since we got the last Trinidad release (August 2008). Today, there were two new releases: Trinidad 1.2.10: A JSF 1.2 component library (and more) Trinidad 1.0.10: A JSF 1.1 component library (and more) Both are

Posted in apache, jsf, myfaces, trinidad

JSFDays reloaded – Let’s meet 2009 in Vienna, again!

The last JSFDays conference, in March 2008, was just awesome! A great get together of the JSF community… 🙂 Now, after the great success of the very good organized event, there is a volume 2 of it! At the beginning

Posted in ajax, apache, comet, java, javascript, jsf, myfaces, trinidad, web²