It's been a while since my last update. However I am pleased to report that the Proposed Final Draft (PFD) of Servlet 3.0 is now been handed off to the JCP. Some highlights of what is in the PFD draft -
The issues around Async have been worked out and Greg will also be posting an update to his last set of comments. Basically there were some tweaks to the APIs and semantics of the proposal....
We now have an aggregated feed for all webtier related blogs - http://feeds.feedburner.com/GlassFish-webtier.
We now have a mailing list - firstname.lastname@example.org and forum dedicated to discuss user issues for the webtier of GlassFish. The intent is to use the mailing list and forum for discussing the webtier technologies including Servlets, JSP, JSF, JSTL, Grizzly and scripting support in GlassFish and build a community that focuses on webtier of the Java EE platform. Cross-posting from one to...
The other side of the coin to Greg Wilkins blog describing the pluggability / auto-scanning feature in servlet 3.0
This blog talks about the pluggability extensions being defined in servlet 3.0.
Servlet 3.0 (JSR 315) update
Earlier in the year we had
pre-announced that we would be doing a JSP sub-project to encourage re-use and contributions from external developers. Today we would like to officially announce the availability of the JSP project. For more details about the project and how you can participate / contribute please visit https://jsp.dev.java.net. We would like to encourage people trying to build around...
Announcing Project Jersey
Release 2 of the Sun Web Developer Pack is now available. You can get it here. Some things that have changed since Release 1 are -
Propono - a sub project of ROME that makes it easy to build an atom client and also add Atom publishing protocol (APP) support to your application.
NetBeans 6 support for REST implementation.
Support for Tomcat 6. We now have support to use Tomcat 6 as a...