Tapestry Grid is a very powerful tool for displaying a list of entities. It expects a GridDataSource as
source parameter. A useful tool can be a TypeCoercer which converts a Criteria to GridDataSource. Continue reading
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Tapestry Conquering the World !!
In a recent project, I had a requirement of connecting to multiple databases using hibernate. As tapestry-hibernate module does not provide an out-of-box support, I thought of adding one. https://github.com/tawus/tapestry5
Now that the application is in production, I thought of writing a simple “How to”.
Every time I used to see some duplication of code, I used to move that code to a new method. With Tapestry, you begin to think differently. Now every time I see duplication, my first thought is “Can I create a worker for it”.
In my current project, I am using a few new ones. So I thought why not share them with you.
I have been very experimenting with tapestry-jquery plugin and it is great to finally go back to jquery. Not only using jquery is very easy but it also comes with a lot of plugins.
There are some improvements that I think can be added to the tapestry-jquery integration but don’t get time to discuss them in the mailing list.
Recently I wanted to use a multivalue autocomplete something on the lines of https://github.com/argoyle/tapestry-tagselect and found a wonderful plugin http://loopj.com/jquery-tokeninput/
Adding Bootstrap JS Twispy to your template is very easy
and you can always use property-expressions to display some dynamic data. But what if you want to have block rendered as title. This was exactly what I was trying to accomplish in one of my recent projects. (We are using tapestry-jquery for jquery support in that project.) Continue reading