GlassFish, along with a host of
other Sun-led open source technologies (NetBeans,
etc.), were present at
OSCON 2007 last week. I spent my entire 2 days at the jMaki booth which
had a consistent stream of visitors on both the days. In case you are
interested, here is what I presented:
is jMaki ?
A jMaki widget in a page can
Other widgets on the same page using
Services in the application domain using service="data.jsp".
Services outside the application domain using proxy (xhp).
This blog entry explains how external services can be accessed by jMaki
This image shows a Web application with multiple pages (Page1...
What is jMaki ?
If you have been following
my blog, then you know
it already. But a picture is worth a thousand words so here it is.
One-liner: jMaki is a light-weight framework for building Web 2.0
is a Kanji symbol that means to wrap.
Three key points about jMaki:
Toolkits - It allows...
I updated the
running log filter to the one given below. This allows me to generate the
total running mileage of all the weeks. The changes are
highlighted in this color:
jMaki provide a flexible
framework to create
mashups very easily. Today, I'm starting a series of screencasts
that will focus on this aspect of jMaki.
The first one in the series
is a very simple mashup that pulls RSS feed from a blog entry and
display it in two different widgets, without any extra effort. The
NetBeans IDE is used for tooling and
the jMaki-enabled Web...
Based upon a
user request, this is a follow up entry to show how
on Rails For Dummies work on
Milestone 10. Some of the steps are simplified and more details are
provided. The updates from the previous blog entry are
highlighted in this color.
6.0 M10 (Full version) and configured to install only "Base
IDE", "Java IDE", "Web and Java EE" and "Ruby"...
Rama described how
JAX-WS samples with Tomcat 6.x. JAX-WS
is part of Metro - the Web services
stack in GlassFish. Another key
component of Metro is WSIT (aka Project
Tango) that provides Secure, Reliable, Transactional and Interoperable Web
service. Read more about Project Tango in
this 26-page article.
A stable version of Metro is integrated in
GlassFish V2 and the
latest nightlies of...
Sun Microsystems is a platinum sponsor
of OSCON 2007
(Jul 23-27, Portland, OR). There are
hall and other
Sun's continued commitment to Open Source is reflected in its leadership
and key contributions to the many projects including
earlier, Metro team from
Sun participated in the fourth (third,
first) Microsoft Interop Plugfest. Microsoft is working on .NET 3.5
(codename Orcas) and the focus this time was to ensure that there are no
regressions with WSIT 1.0. Read
Harold's report for more details.
Thursday (Jul 19) is the last day of
Greg gave a
jMaki session on Monday and today
Carla helped staff the
tabletop and I participated in
Speed Geeking. This was my first experience and lot of fun to give a
5-minute pitch to bunch of participants. Here is the 5-minute pitch that I
jMaki is a lightweight framework to create Ajax-enabled Web 2.0