X-UA-Compatible Java Servlets / JSF

A User on the glassfish mailing list posted a question: I would like to aks it. How must set up ie8 compatibility mode in glassfish? This is the iis setting: <system.webServer> <httpProtocol> <customHeaders> <clear /> <add name="X-UA-Compatible" value="IE=EmulateIE7" /> </customHeaders> </httpProtocol> </system.webServer><system.webServer> <httpProtocol> <customHeaders> <clear /> <add name="X-UA-Compatible" value="IE=EmulateIE7" /> </customHeaders> </httpProtocol> </system.webServer> Well… how […]

Authentication in JSF2 with JAAS: Part 2 – Authenticating a client/user

The second part of the series covers the basics needed to understand authorization in a JavaEE application based on the principles provided by JAAS and how they apply in modern, JavaEE based web applications. The user is thought, how to configure his web-application to use role-based authorization and authenticate against a specific realm.

Using German Umlauts / Umlaute in JSF/JSF2

If you happen to localize your JSF Web-Application to German, you’ll probably have problems displaying German Umlauts ( äÄ, ö Ö, ü Ü, ß) in your page. How to resolve this? Encode the umlauts with their Unicode code in your message-bundle like this ä = \u00e4 Ä = \u00c4 ö = \u00f6 Ö =\u00d6 ü […]

Spring Security Facelets/JSF 2.0 Taglib released in v0.3

The Spring Security Facelets/JSF 2.0 Taglib got released in version 0.3. CHANGES: Replaced roles.isEmpty() with roles.equals(“”) to allow usage with Java 5 Adopted taglib for usage with Spring 3/Spring Security 3 final removed faces-config.xml in taglibs for jsf 1.2 as it prevented deploying in some scenarios Fetch it from the Project Homepage

Quercus + PostgreSQL + JNDI + PEAR::DB

If you trying to migrate a legacy PHP application which still uses PEAR::DB to Quercus with PostgreSQL and JDBC-Connection Pools accessible through JNDI, this may come handy for you! 1. Create your Datasource e.g. in Glassfish v3’s admin console… I named mine jdbc/postgresDS 2. copy the file pgsqljndi.php to /usr/share/php/DB/pgsqljndi.php (or wherever you include your […]