Change web context using Maven

<packaging>war</packaging> <build> <plugins> <plugin> <artifactId>maven-war-plugin</artifactId> <version>2.1.1</version> <configuration> <packagingExcludes>WEB-INF/web.xml</packagingExcludes> <warName>exp-elec-web</warName> </configuration> </plugin> </plugins> </build>

Maven config for JSF2/RichFaces

Here is my Maven configuration for a JSF2/Richfaces project: <project xmlns=”″ xmlns:xsi=”” xsi:schemaLocation=””> <modelVersion>4.0.0</modelVersion> <groupId>net.classnotfound</groupId> <artifactId>jsf</artifactId> <version>0.0.1-SNAPSHOT</version> <packaging>war</packaging> <name>jsf</name> <url></url> <properties> <>UTF-8</> <org.apache.myfaces.version>2.2.0</org.apache.myfaces.version> <org.richfaces.version>4.3.5.Final</org.richfaces.version> </properties> <dependencies> <!– web container dependencies –> <dependency> <groupId>javax.servlet</groupId> <artifactId>javax.servlet-api</artifactId> <version>3.0.1</version> <scope>provided</scope> </dependency> <dependency> <groupId>javax.servlet.jsp</groupId> <artifactId>jsp-api</artifactId> <version>2.2</version> <scope>provided</scope> </dependency> <dependency> <groupId>org.apache.tomcat</groupId> <artifactId>tomcat-jasper</artifactId> <version>7.0.50</version> <scope>provided</scope> </dependency> <!– JSF dependencies –> <dependency>… Continue reading Maven config for JSF2/RichFaces

Starting of Spring context in web application

Using Spring in a web application, we need to load the context when the application starts. Fortunately, it can be done in a simple way, by adding the right listener in the application web.xml. Using Maven, you need to add the Spring-web dependency in your pom.xml: <dependency> <groupId>org.springframework</groupId> <artifactId>spring-web</artifactId> <version>4.0.0.RELEASE</version> <scope>compile</scope> </dependency> And in the… Continue reading Starting of Spring context in web application

Check Generic type

Using JMS which is not implemented with Generics, I decided to add some “genericity”. The problem is that, because of type erasure, I can’t use the simple instanceof operator, the solution I used is to pass the class of the Generic when I use it: import; public class Handler { public Handler() { super();… Continue reading Check Generic type