The original Pragmatic Programmers, Andy Hunt and Dave Thomas, talk about the tragedy of the software ghetto in this 2003 interview with Bill Venners. We all know the story of how unfixed broken windows can cause a nice neighborhood to start looking like a ghetto, and how this analogy is applied to an enterprise software project.
I've known about
href="http://www.flexive.org/products/cms.html">fleXive since JSF
Days 2009, when I met its lead engineer, href="http://wiki.flexive.org/confluence/display/~dlichtenberger">Daniel
Lichtenberger. At the time, we were trying to get them into the
GlassFish partner program, but due to lack of resources, this didn't pan
JSR-276 is targeted at IDE vendors and the JSF component library
vendors who depend on them for exposing their components to developers.
The idea of JSR-276 is to let JSF component library vendors provide a
far richer set of descriptive data about their components so that
JSR-276 compliant tools can expose that data to the users. Examples of
such data include:
I have the extreme good fortune to speak at several conferences a
year, and I always grow from each one, either by taking in useful
content, or by meeting interesting people. This week I made my first
trip to Poland, to speak at href="http://2010.geecon.org/main/home">GeeCON 2010.
entry about JSR-314-OPEN@JCP.ORG was over a year ago. This list is the official Expert Group (EG) mailing list on which the development of the JSR-314 specification (JSF 2.0) is discussed.
I received an email from core Mojarra team member
href="http://www.java.net/blogs/driscoll/">Jim Driscoll, who was
inexplicably laid off from Sun after its recent acquisition by Oracle,
about a talk at next week’s href="http://blackhat.com/html/bh-dc-10/bh-dc-10-briefings.html">BlackHat
Conference in Arlington, VA, U.S.A..
Reference to correct post at <http://weblogs.java.net/blog/edburns/archive/2010/01/22/analysis-peter-thomass-jsf-critical-rant>.
There’s this guy, Peter Thomas
alt="Peter Thomas headshot" />, and he has this blog entry called
“jsf sucks”. I don’t want to increase his page rank
so I’m not linking to it here.
Back in November, Sebastian Hennebrueder published a detailed, thoughtful, and mostly objective analysis of JSF2. I'd like to use this entry to respond to his entry, which may be found at http://www.laliluna.de/jsf-2-evaluation-test.html. I have excerpted the parts of his article that pertain to my comments here.