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Ed Burns

Ed Burns is a Consulting Member of the Technical Staff at Oracle America, Inc. and has worked on a wide variety of client and server side web technologies since 1994, including NCSA Mosaic, Mozilla, the Sun Java Plugin, Jakarta Tomcat and, most recently JavaServer Faces. Ed is currently the spec lead for JavaServer Faces, a topic on which Ed recently co-authored a book for McGraw Hill. Ed is an experienced international conference speaker, with consistently high attendence numbers and ratings at JavaOne, JAOO, JAX, W-JAX, No Fluff Just Stuff, JA-SIG, The Ajax Experience, and Java and Linux User Groups.

Ed Burns is a Consulting Member of the Technical Staff at Oracle America, Inc. and has worked on a wide variety of client and server side web technologies since 1994, including NCSA Mosaic, Mozilla, the Sun Java Plugin, Jakarta Tomcat and, most recently JavaServer Faces. Ed is currently the spec lead for JavaServer Faces, a topic on which Ed recently co-authored a book for McGraw Hill. Ed is an experienced international conference speaker, with consistently high attendence numbers and ratings at JavaOne, JAOO, JAX, W-JAX, No Fluff Just Stuff, JA-SIG, The Ajax Experience, and Java and Linux User Groups.

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One of the worst things about Java is the lack of a language level
solution to the href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fragile_base_class_problem">fragile
base class problem...

We had an expert group meeting for JSR-314-EG today.

I'm happy to report that Ryan Lubke has committed the code that was previously being maintaned on the JSF_2_0_0_from_HEAD_20080606_BRANCH in the facelets cvs repository into the trunk of the...

I received three submissions to the contest. This is about what I
expected given the amount of publicity I gave it (zero, aside from just
posting the blog) and the difficulty of the...

Taking a cue from the href="http://weblogs.java.net/blog/edburns/archive/2007/01/jsf_irc_channel.html">success
of the community that has grown up around the href="http...

We've been working on JSF 2.0 for over a year now and we're very
close to having solid specifications and implementations for our top two
issues: href="https://javaserverfaces...

We all know that Ryan Lubke is a top notch engineer, but did you also
know he's a solid technical writer? Ryan has been posting plenty of
really useful content...

At JavaOne 2006, Dennis
Byrne
shared with me an intimate fact that I'll now share with you:
his Christmas 2005 wishlist included "a...

Here is my table of chosen talks for href="http://java.sun.com/javaone/sf/">JavaOne San Francisco 2008.
I exported it from the ScheduleBuilder tool, sorry for the verbosity....

Because I was presenting href="http://www.mozilla.org/projects/blackwood/webclient/">MCP at
the first ever Jazoon conference, my
friend...

Back in college I spent many hours
of my copious Freshman year free time playing href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/LHX_Attack_Chopper">LHX on...

JavaOne is practically here, so I thought I'd give a preview of one
of the sessions I'm on next week. This one is close to my heart, target="_"
href="http://www28.cplan.com/...

When working to revive href="http://www.mozilla.org/projects/blackwood/webclient">Webclient
as a means to enable one to write automated tests for Ajax Applications,
I...

Because JavaServer Faces technology is delivered by Sun as a part of
the Java EE SDK and also href="https://glassfish.dev.java.net/">...

In this entry, I show how I added Dynamic Faces support to the Dojo
Inline Editor widget in jMaki.

Background

I had been doing the multi-boot thing on my Toshiba Satellite
5205-S703 since I bought it in late 2002. It came factory installed
with...

One oft cited complaint about Java Web Applications is the slow
and laborious href="http://www.theserverside.com/news/thread.tss?thread_id=35538">deployment
...

In my recent spate of href="http://weblogs.java.net/blog/edburns/archive/2006/09/speaking_at_the.html">speaking
engagements, I have been including a " href="...

If you read mozilla.dev.tech.plugins (who doesn't?) you may know that
I have been working href="http://purl.oclc.org/NET/edburns/plugletStatus/">very
intermittantly since...

Much has been said and written about Wikipedia. Many people
contribute many hours to this noble cause. I, on the other hand, have
contributed one tiny factoid to this vast web 2.0...

I'm currently cooking...

After a few months of steady improvements, we're ready to announce an
early access release of Project Dynamic Faces (DynaFaces). The project
homepage is < href="https://jsf...

The case for EL in Dolphin

If you're well connected to the JSF and Web Tier world, you'd know
that the Expression Language used in JSF and JSP in Java EE 5 is slated
to become...

This week, my colleague href="http://java.sun.com/developer/community/askxprt/xprts.html#kitain">Roger
Kitain and I are sitting in the href="http://en.wikipedia.org/...

With the help of href="http://weblogs.java.net/blog/kohsuke/">Kohsuke Kawaguchi's
most excellent href="https://maven-repository-importer.dev.java.net/">maven repository...

If you really want, you can skip the prose and go straight to the
href="http://weblogs.java.net/blog/edburns/20060519-ajax-done-right-00.html">video.
However, if you do...

Many thanks to my pal Vernon Singleton for handholding me through the process of converting these huge QuickTime files down to much smaller FLV and...

Updated: app servers added to query

Rather than spend lots of time researching this, I thought I'd try my hand at asking a question of the blogosphere.

I'd like to know what developer...