I got some difficulties following the tutorial about creating components with JSF 2.0, mainly due to some obsolete instructions and Maven dependencies of the more than 1 year old original articles of Ed Burns. I wrote down upgrades instructions in a hope to help other newbies to create composite UI with JSF 2.0. Nevertheless, you should read the original text because I won't explain the concepts...
Web applications created by the Eclipse IDE contains an annoying folder WebContent to host the web resources and deployment descriptors. Quite natural for Eclipse users, this feature ignores the Maven convention and force the developers to hack the pom files in order to get the project up and running in Eclipse. In this aspect, Eclipse if far behind the other IDEs regarding Maven support, even if...
Jazoon 2010 is calling for papers, with a renewed website and
some surprises reserved for the ones accepted in the conference. Jazoon
is an international Java conference in the heart of Europe, for the ones
looking for the quality of the technical content and a comfortable
venue. You find better info in the conference website, but below you have the important shortcuts if you are a prospective...
A small JAXB puzzle: how to define a custom element to serialize
Date objects with the TimeZone information? Piece of cake, isn't it? Try
it yourself and you will be surprised with the tricky details.
A friend of mine gave me a JAXB challenge this week: his company
already uses a customization of the xsd:date type in a
legacy code - mapped to a proprietary type instead of the default