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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 The last one ( is the one that you want to

Posted in adf, ajax, apache, java, jdeveloper, jsf, jsp, mobile, myfaces, oracle, Oracle ADF Faces, trinidad, web²

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…

Posted in adf, ajax, apache, facelets, iPod, java, javascript, jdeveloper, jsf, jsp, myfaces, oracle, Oracle ADF Faces, trinidad

Demo of Apache MyFaces 2 and OpenWebBeans

Recently the Apache MyFaces project released its second beta release and yesterday the Apache OpenWebBeans project released its M4 release. These are great milestones in the direction of JavaEE at Apache! A few month ago Bernd Bohmann and I were

Posted in apache, CDI, facelets, fun, java, javascript, jetty, jQuery, jsf, jsp, myfaces, web², WebBeans

Using the Expression Language Maintenance Release (MR) (EL2)

Funny, a co-worker yesterday called me about using the Expression Language MR stuff. Interestingly my buddy Lincoln wrote a blog on that one, a little while ago. Check it out. Good read!

Posted in apache, facelets, java, jsf, jsp, myfaces, seam

Custom JSF components with Facelets

There are several reasons to use Facelets, like: Problems in JSF 1.1 “Content Interweaving” lightweight Templating Framwork (XHTML-based templates) very friendly to designers (similar to Tapestry) performance JSF 1.2 w/o JavaEE 5 Container Another is the very easy way of

Posted in dojo, facelets, javascript, jsf, jsp, myfaces, web²

Release of Apache MyFaces Trinidad 1.0.6

The Apache MyFaces Trinidad team is pleased to announce the release of Apache MyFaces Trinidad Core 1.0.6. Apache MyFaces Trinidad is a JavaServer(tm) Faces 1.1 component library. Trinidad Core 1.0.6 is available in both binary and source distributions: *

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

Apache MyFaces 1.2.2 released

Over the weekend, the MyFaces 1.2.2 was released. It passed the TCK, of course! The complete release announcement is here. The release contains several fixes, improvements and nice new feature! Like making JSP 2.1 optional (done with a “Facelet fallback”)

Posted in apache, java, jsf, jsp, myfaces