This ultra-quick blog entry shows how to use the JSF runtime to
access metadata for a composite component. Note that most of the
metadata is optional when creating a composite component, therefore,
this entry will be of interest to tool vendors and those wishing to
write composite components that stand a chance of showing up nicely in
One of my side-jobs at Sun is shepherding JSR-303 into Glassfish.
Because JSR-303 spec lead does such a fantastic job leading the spec,
and JSR-303 RI lead Hardy Ferentschik does such a fantastic job
implementing it, it's pretty easy.
Well, even though this webinar was performed for about 60 people and
recorded live on href="http://weblogs.java.net/blog/edburns/archive/2009/05/jsf2_webinar_ne.html">14
May 2009, and the slides were published href="http://weblogs.java.net/blog/edburns/archive/2009/05/slides_and_feed.html">that
same day, it's taken much longer to get the recording published.
I had a brief conversation with Cay Horstmann during JavaOne at which
I was eager to hear his list of gripes about JSF. Before I get into the
content, I have to say I don’t know why people feel compelled to
be unprofessional when they talk about this stuff.
When I was updating our
with JSF page, I had cause to visit JCP.org, and found that the long
awaited new site is available. Please check it out at < target="_blank" href="http://jcp.org/">http://jcp.org/>.
Congratulations to the JCP team for pushing through and getting it
Back in March, I was able to deliver on a long-ago-made promise to
make the JSF EG discussions href="http://weblogs.java.net/blog/edburns/archive/2009/03/response_to_a_c.html">observable
by everyone. One must accept the legal terms in order to view the
discussions, but the process is simple and to date at least 70
individual have registered to observe the list.
This year I'm trying something new: using google's calendar, synced
via Apple iCal, to publish my planned sessions for JavaOne 2009. Here's
what I have so far.
There were between 60 and 69 participants in the webinar. We had some
technical difficulties with the audio. Sorry about that. Many thanks
to Imre and others who tried to help by setting up secondary skype call.
I'll post a link to the produced slides here when they're available.
As you can see on the JSR page for JSR-314, the Final
Approval Ballot phase for JSF 2.0 is underway and runs til 26 May. The
spec, reference implementation, and TCK have been delivered to the JCP