The last part of this tri-series blog (Part
2) will show how a Rails application can be deployed on
GlassFish - without the need of Goldspike,
or any other gem or plugin. Yes, that's a native Rails app deployment
on GlassFish v3.
v3 is next version of GlassFish v2 and the focus is
modularization, enablement of non-Java EE containers and modularity - download
This blog has published good
amount of content on how Ruby-on-Rails
applications can be deployed on GlassFish.
Grails is another
popular MVC-based framework that leverages the Groovy
language. Basically, Grails : Groovy :: Rails : Ruby.
Starting today, I plan to start publishing content on Grails and talk
about how GlassFish
v3 is turning out to be a home for several scripting
languages - Ruby/...
JRuby 1.1 is released
and ready for production use today. You can unleash the potential in 3
simple steps - download,
unzip & get
started. Here is a quote from the announcement:
more and more reports of
applications exceeding Ruby 1.8.6 performance; we are even beating Ruby
1.9 in some microbenchmarks
This is validated by 1
(Oct 2007), 2
(Nov 2007), 3
(Feb 2008), 4
(Feb 2008) and many other...
1 of this tri-series blog explained how a Java EE
Servlet and Rails application can be packaged together as WAR file
plugin and deployed on GlassFish
v2 UR1. There are few issues with Goldspike as explained here.
A better and recommended option is to use Warbler
for packaging which provides a minimal, flexible and Ruby-like way to
create WAR. Warbler really cleans up...
in understanding the nitty gritty details of how Metro in GlassFish
provides Secure, Reliable, Transactional and .NET 3.0 interoperable Web
services ? You can certainly read all about it in Metro Users Guide,
post questions to Metro
Forum, subscribe to Metro Blogs
But now there is a new 5 hours Web-based course, WTMB-SAS-1500,
from Sun Training.
The course content...
One of the several
advantages of deploying Rails
applications on GlassFish
is - co-hosting Rails and Java EE applications in the same container.
#web9 shows how Rails applications can be easily deployed on
This blog takes the JRuby-on-Rails (jRoR) and Java EE integration to
the next level. It show how a Java EE Servlet can be co-bundled within
a jRoR application. And...
This blog provides how you can get started with Merb on JRuby
Merb is another MVC framework (just like Rails) but with a pluggable
support for these using ActiveRecord, Script.aculo.us
templates. Making it pluggable keeps the core very lightweight and
still providing support for a particular feature...
Microsoft BizTalk R11
CTP was released last week and now contains a sample that is
based on GlassFish,
Metro and NetBeans. Even though
today is April 1st, this is not intended to be an April
Fool's Day joke. Read more about the sample in this blog
entry. The relevant bits from the entry are quoted below:
The sample shows how to
use the BizTalk Services Identity Security Token Service (STS) to...