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Ed Burns

Ed Burns is a Consulting Member of the Technical Staff at Oracle America, Inc. and has worked on a wide variety of client and server side web technologies since 1994, including NCSA Mosaic, Mozilla, the Sun Java Plugin, Jakarta Tomcat and, most recently JavaServer Faces. Ed is currently the spec lead for JavaServer Faces, a topic on which Ed recently co-authored a book for McGraw Hill. Ed is an experienced international conference speaker, with consistently high attendence numbers and ratings at JavaOne, JAOO, JAX, W-JAX, No Fluff Just Stuff, JA-SIG, The Ajax Experience, and Java and Linux User Groups.


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JSF 2.2 and 2.1 Nightly Builds Running Again

Posted by edburns on November 11, 2011 at 6:47 AM PST

JSF 2.2 and 2.1 Nightly Builds Running Again

(UPDATED 20110930-1357) Ed Burns JavaOne 2011 Session Picks

Posted by edburns on September 28, 2011 at 12:01 PM PDT

Here is my session presentation and attendence plan for JavaOne 2011.

Position Paper on HTML5 in JSF 2.2

Posted by edburns on September 26, 2011 at 1:43 PM PDT

There is a lot of well-founded buzz around HTML5 but I assert that nearly all of it stems from how HTML5 enables the UI authoring experience to focus entirely on the browser, instead of on server-side processing that delivers content to the browser.

Try out Mojarra 2.2.0-SNAPSHOT

Posted by edburns on September 26, 2011 at 10:53 AM PDT

If you want to try out the absolute latest Mojarra 2.2-SNAPSHOT, you can run it on GlassFish 3.1 or GlassFish 3.1.1. To install it, grab the 2.2.0-SNAPSHOT version of Mojarra from this repository.

JCP/JavaEE Artifacts in Maven Central

Posted by edburns on September 2, 2011 at 2:43 PM PDT

JCP/JavaEE Artifacts in Maven Central

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Using Expect to Work Around CVS SSH Checkout

Posted by edburns on July 1, 2011 at 12:57 PM PDT

Pragmatic Programmer Stuart Holloway said in a tweet recently, “Anybody can be agile in a green field.

Ultra quick JSF 2.2 in progress changelog

Posted by edburns on June 16, 2011 at 2:25 PM PDT

I'm trying to get the first snapshot of JSF 2.2 published and I've just scanned through the svn logs and arrived at the following text, from which I'll derive the "Changes between 2.1 and 2.2" content.

Jazoon 2011 Picks

Posted by edburns on June 14, 2011 at 7:02 AM PDT

I've managed to make it to Jazoon every other year since it startedin 2007

Track Mojarra development on oloh and svnsearch

Posted by edburns on May 19, 2011 at 1:34 PM PDT

It's hard to know the exact numbers, but I'll venture a guess that well over half of the JSF sites that exist in the world are running Oracle's Mojarra implementation of the JSF spec.

Winner of the JSF Spec Logo Contest: Wilber Saca

Posted by edburns on May 11, 2011 at 2:12 PM PDT

About three weeks ago, I called for the community to submit entries for a contest to design a logo for the JSF specification. Sixteen different individuals submitted 32 entries. Thank you very much for contributing!