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Carla Mott

Carla Mott is a contributor on Project jMaki, editor on The Aquarium webblog, a Java Enterprise Community leader on and a committer on Dojo, an open-source JavaScript toolkit. Previously, she was a project owner for Project GlassFish where she helped to open source Sun's application server and to build the GlassFish community. She has been at Sun for 12 years, worked on the application server technologies since 1999 and has had the opportunity to speak at JavaOne for the last 4 years.


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Allow users to demo your J2EE app

Posted by carlavmott on January 26, 2006 at 4:54 PM PST

Project app-hosting has been created for projects to showcase their J2EE application and allow users to demo the app live.

javadocs on project GlassFish

Posted by carlavmott on January 20, 2006 at 4:19 PM PST

Recently I posted the current version of the javadocs in project GlassFish. Included are the javax APIs and the com.sun APIs that have been implemented. Although the title on each pages says J2EE 1.4 SDK, these have been updated to include Java EE 5 APIs.

Which GlassFish build to download

Posted by carlavmott on January 13, 2006 at 11:42 PM PST

Milestone 5 is the beta release for GlassFish and that started with build 32. Currently build b32b is available for download which has a few more bug fixes than build 32 and is more stable.

Eclipse plugin available for GlassFish

Posted by carlavmott on January 10, 2006 at 2:37 PM PST

Since we announced GlassFish at JavaOne last June people have asked about an Eclipse plugin for GlassFish. Some time ago the GlassFishplugins project was created on just to encourage the creation of different plugins to popular IDEs.

Hibernate and GlassFish

Posted by carlavmott on January 9, 2006 at 11:14 PM PST

A couple of users have asked how to get Hibernate running with GlassFish. I remembered an article on just that topic written for SJSAS 8.1 although most of the information still applies. Ram describes how to configure Hibernate 2.0 to run on the app server.

GlassFish technology pages on EJB 3.0 and deployment

Posted by carlavmott on January 9, 2006 at 10:27 PM PST

Ken Saks from the EJB group in GlassFish has written up some samples for the new EJB 3.0 APIs. There are samples for Stateless, Stateful and Message Driven Beans and all include the source, instructions for deploying and at least one client. Take a look to become more familiar with this technology.

GlassFish MileStone 4 available

Posted by carlavmott on January 3, 2006 at 4:28 PM PST

GlassFish is targeting Feb 6 as the release date for Beta and it's just over a month way. MileStone 4 is the hardcode freeze build which means only approved bug fixes are allowed in the workspace at this time. See the download page to download the server and for the list of bugs fixed in this bundle.

More examples using GlassFish

Posted by carlavmott on December 15, 2005 at 5:08 PM PST

More and more I have found blogs about features in GlassFish . Sahoo has written several blogs about Java Persistence.

Interview with GlassFish persistence developers

Posted by carlavmott on December 7, 2005 at 5:01 PM PST

Last week I had the opportunity to talk with Tom Ware and Gordon Yorke who are working on the persistence module in project GlassFish. Both Tom and Gordon are from Oracle's Ottawa, Canada office and have extensive knowledge of the TopLink codebase. I got a chance to ask them some questions about persistence in GlassFish.

More tech tips for GlassFish

Posted by carlavmott on December 1, 2005 at 5:19 PM PST

See Greg's tech tip on using Java technology for the server-side processing of AJAX interactions.