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Created by Fang on April 16, 2012 13:32:10 Last update: April 16, 2012 13:32:10
There are two steps to create a custom function for JSP: Declare the function in the TLD:
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8" ?> <taglib...Implement the function (must be static):
package com.example; public class UrlTransl...To use the function:
<%@ taglib uri="http://www.example.com/jsp/tags" p...
Created by Fang on January 28, 2012 13:24:09 Last update: January 28, 2012 13:31:22
This is a simple JSP custom tags library with tag body. Just like the JSF counterpart , it splits a string and repeats the body for each word, i.e., with this markup:
<%@ taglib uri="http://custom.tag.com/demo" prefix...output:
<html> <body> <p>Hello Tigger!</p> <p>H...With Maven, this is the directory structure:
./src ./src/main ./src/main/resources ./s...There are three files to write: pom.xml :
<project xmlns="http://maven.apache.org/POM/4.0.0"...src/main/java/tagdemo/IterateTag.java :
package tagdemo; import java.io.IOException...src/main/resources/META-INF/demotag.tld :
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <!DO...Build with:
mvn clean installTo use it as a dependency in other Maven projects:
<dependency> <groupId>tag-demo</groupId> ...
Created by Fang on December 06, 2011 19:03:25 Last update: December 07, 2011 08:54:11
Our custom tag, as implemented in the previous note , is broken when a template is used. Create a template file ( home-template.xhtml ):
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Stric...and a test page that uses it ( home.xhtml ):
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <ui:comp...Then request the page with URL: http://localhost:8080/facelet-demo/home.jsf?name=Jack . You'll find that our hello tag works inside ui:repeat but fails to get the value defined by ui:param ! What's the problem? Our hello tag implementation evaluated the EL with the wrong EL context! This is the corrected implementation:
package com.example; import java.io.IOExcep...
Created by Fang on December 03, 2011 12:31:20 Last update: December 03, 2011 12:33:23
The <h:outputText> tag generates different output for body text and value attribute. I tested the following with Apache MyFaces 2.1.3:
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Stric...With value attribute, the output was:
<table border='1' cellspacing='0' cellpadding='4'>...With text in body, the output was (i.e., the text was escaped despite escape="false" ):
<table border='1' cellspacing='0' cellpadding='...
Created by Fang on November 08, 2011 20:55:00 Last update: November 21, 2011 18:19:44
In the simple taglib example , I used a tag handler class to implement a taglib. This is an example to implement a taglib with a UI component. The purpose is to use a custom tag to split a string and print each part in a separate paragraph, i.e., print
<p>john</p> <p>steve</p> <p>mike</p>with custom tag <my:foreach> :
<my:foreach var="who" value="john steve mike"> ...These are the files: pom.xml
<project xmlns="http://maven.apache.org/POM/4.0.0"...src/main/java/com/example/UIForeash.java :
package com.example; import java.io.IOExcep...src/main/resources/META-INF/faces-config.xml :
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <faces-c...src/main/resources/META-INF/foreach.taglib.xml :
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <facelet...How to use: Put the JAR file generated by the above project in the WEB-INF/lib folder of the web app. If the web app is a Maven project, just add the taglib project as a dependency:...
Created by Dr. Xi on November 11, 2011 10:05:22 Last update: November 11, 2011 10:12:01
This is an HTML image tag filter using Java regex. It takes a string, finds the img tags, replaces the src attribute with one provided by the filter, then adds a class name to the class attribute.
import java.util.regex.*; import java.io.*; ...Test file:
<div id="HTML snippet"> <img src="img/big/txt-m...
Created by Fang on November 10, 2011 09:26:12 Last update: November 10, 2011 09:26:12
Syntax highlighted XML schema for JSF 2.0 Application Configuration Resource File ( faces-config.xml ). Almost 3000 lines!
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <xsd:sch...
Created by Fang on November 03, 2011 19:47:38 Last update: November 08, 2011 20:24:47
This is a step-by-step example to create a really simple facelet taglib (in JSF 2 with Maven). Create a simple Maven project with:
mvn archetype:create -DgroupId=com.example -Dartif...Three files are created as a result: pom.xml src/main/java/com/example/App.java src/test/java/com/example/AppTest.java This project should be able to build with:
mvn packageAdd facelet API dependencies to pom.xml :
<project xmlns="http://maven.apache.org/POM/4....The compiler plugin section is optional. Remove src/main/java/com/example/App.java , create a new Java class as the facelet Tag Handler ( HelloTagHandler.java ):
package com.example; import java.io.IOExcep...This tag handler simply prints a "Hello" message. Create facelet tag declaration file src/main/resources/META-INF/hello.taglib.xml :
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?> <facelet...Build the JAR with
mvn clean packageOptionally, install it to the local repository:
mvn installTo use the taglib, simply drop the...
Created by Fang on November 07, 2011 09:41:57 Last update: November 07, 2011 09:42:25
Using JSTL tags in JSF facelets is quite simple: just add the XML namespace for the JSTL tags and use them in the page. An example of using the <c:if> tag:
<!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD XHTML 1.0 Trans...
Created by Fang on October 30, 2011 20:35:17 Last update: October 30, 2011 20:37:03
This note lists some of the different behaviors I found using different JSF implementations. In the simple JSF facelet example, I used Sun's reference implementation version 2.0.0-RC:
<dependency> <groupId>javax.faces</gro...With this version, the DOCTYPE declaration is dropped when the page is rendered. It doesn't matter what DOCTYPE you declare in your templates, the facelet engine simply drops it. The problem with this is, your page is always displayed in quirks mode , despite your intentions to require standards compliant mode. The DOCTYPE problem is fixed in release 2.0.2-FCS . Change the dependency in pom.xml to:
<dependency> <groupId>javax.faces</gro...and test again, you'll find that DOCTYPE is faithfully passed over to the browser (view source at browser). You can delete the DOCTYPE declaration in the xhtml template...