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ADF Faces and Trinidad renderkits…

Looks like there is a confusion about the renderkits for Trinidad and ADF Faces. Today a colleague asked me what’s up with these renderkit IDs: oracle.adf.core oracle.adf.desktop oracle.adf.pda oracle.adf.rich The last one (oracle.adf.rich) is the one that you want to

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Apache MyFaces 2.0.0 has been released

Almost one year after the JavaServer Faces 2.0 specification went final, the Apache MyFaces project released the first release of it’s 2.0 offerings. Before this “final” release, there were a bunch of alpha/beta releases. The announcement about MyFaces 2.0.0 can

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Trinidad: JSF state-saving per page

In a JSF/Trinidad application the “state-saving” is configured via some parameters in the web.xml file. Trinidad adds a bit more to it with its TOKEN approach, check the documentation for the “org.apache.myfaces.trinidad.CLIENT_STATE_METHOD” to read more. The result of the configuration

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Client side logging with JavaScript and ADF Faces

ADF Faces is using (on the server) a “wrapper” around the standard Java logging. Based on the given log-level, the server-side console “prints” out different messages. To make life (and debugging) easier we did a similar thing for the client-side:

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Nice inline JavaScript and CSS via ADF Faces resource tag

Sometimes it is required that you need (or want) to write some custom JavaScript (and/or CSS). In JSF2 there are two tags to refer to JavaScript and CSS files. While the functionally to seamlessly integrate (external) resources, not always you

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Mobile Development with Apache MyFaces Trinidad

Since smartphones, like iPhone or Android phones, are getting more and more popular, more companies are getting serious about a “mobile strategy”. JavaServer Faces is a natural fit, since it’s rich component model allows you to simply switch the renderer…

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Ning’s Async Http Client and Twitter Streaming API

Recently I played with the Apache Wink REST Client to access the Twitter Streaming API. Yesterday Jean-Francois Arcand announced the availability of Ning’s new Async Http Client. The blog looked interesting and the Twitter stream is a perfect example to

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