To enable interoperability between Portlets and Portals, this specification will define a set of APIs for Updates to the Original Java Specification Request ( JSR). The Java platform provides an standard referred to as JSR that standarizes how portlets interact with portlet containers and ensures compatibility across. The Java Standardization Request (JSR ) defines a portlet specification, including a contract Enables interoperability among portlets and portals.

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We then get into the specifics of how and why this was done. There are no limits to the complexity of a portlet. Specify the following portlet information for each supported locale. Specifies the security role references.

Configuring JSR 168 portlets

This could be a major performance gain if the query is time intensive because such queries portlsts are reexecuted with each page refresh.

But because this is not a standard mode, we avoid using it. Always expires Caching is disabled for the portlet. Because this portlet could be on a page with countless other portlets, we need to ensure that any problems we encounter do not bubble up and crash the entire page or possibly the entire portal server.

When users click on a link, the content-retrieval classes stream the content to the browser. Portlwts Portlets Catalog is a set of portlets that are ready-to-use components for enterprise portals. NOTE that this section has been updated since the original request.


Developing JSR-168 Portlets

Every client that loads the portlet is accessing the content source by impersonating the user that is represented by these credentials. If you were lucky and planned for this potential scenario in the beginning, you might have been able to limit your changes to the JSP and minimize the potrlets to the supporting classes.

Some portals require user authentication or at least have a built-in mechanism for logging in users. Others, however, make that optional or leave it as a function that a custom portlet must implement. Typically, the portlet class is more complex as most portlets have multiple views view, edit, help, and so on and also have to handle user actions. This means that the portlets cannot use the session as servlets in the same WAR distribution.

In this article, we examine a portlet that Wingspan Technology where we work developed and contributed to the open-source community. Caching content helps improve the Portal response time for users. The JSR portlet specification defines a 18 of APIs to address portlet aggregation, personalization, jdr, and security. For deployers, it’s easy to keep a single set of solution and deploy it on many.

This setting optimizes performance, informing the portlet container that it does not need to wait for the portlet window to publish remote cache information.

JSR IBM extension for cooperative portlets

porflets Hence a portlet or collection of portlets resembles a web-based application that is hosted in a portal. Provide Administrators with a mechanism to specify the folder to display and connection information for Documentum.


It will also address how the security and personalization is handled. The Java Portlet Specification V1. A JSR portlets catalog makes sure that portlets under this catalog may run on any standards—compliant Java portal server.

Exact details will be agreed early in the life of the JSR and communicated to expert group members. Web Logic Portal 4. Limit additional libraries that must be shipped oortlets the application. It is only shown in GUI tools. Usually, many Portlets are invoked to in the single request of a Portal page. Only one porglets per locale is allowed. It is an important goal that the design of the Portlet specification would allow implementations to support remote Portlet execution.

For example, some of the portals support custom window modes and states while others only support a handful of their own predefined custom states. Only one short title per locale is allowed. This is the main entry point for the portlet and is the only class that the portal framework is really aware of for this project.

Select the Browse button to open the Select Portlet dialog and create a new mapping in the deployment descriptor.