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Oracle

Expose ADF Task Flow as Portlet using JSF Portlet Bridge

If you need to execute a Task Flow in an application that is deployed in another server, and don’t want to distribute it as ADF Library, you can expose this Task Flow as a Portlet using Oracle JSF Portlet Bridge. The Oracle JSF Portlet Bridge enables application developers to expose their existing Oracle ADF applications and Task Flows as JSR 286 Portlets. This way, your web application and Portlet Producer application are the same, because the Portlet Producer application is your […]
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Oracle

My first article about Oracle ADF on OTN

Today I had a great surprise when I visited the OTN and I saw that my first article about Oracle ADF was published. The title is “Começando a desenvolver aplicações utilizando Oracle ADF” (Beginning to develop applications using Oracle ADF), and you can read it here: http://www.oracle.com/technetwork/pt/articles/adf/desenvolver-apps-com-oracle-adf-2225340-ptb.html. […]
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Oracle

Invoking method action automatically in ADF

Sometimes you need that a methodAction runs automatically when you load a page in ADF. This is very common when you have a form on a page and the result is shown on another page. Download the sample application – InvokeMethodActionAutoApp.zip – it has a task flow with two pages, List and Result. The List page has two buttons, and when I click on them, the Result page is shown. Before the Result page is loaded, a methodAction is invoked. This is the task flow: The List page has the following […]
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Packt Publishing

Book review: Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook

http://www.packtpub.com/oracle-adf-faces-cookbook/book [Note: The review contains my own thoughts and opinions.] “Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook” published by Packt Publishing is a guide to learn Oracle ADF Faces. With this book you will learn almost everything about view and controller layers from Oracle ADF and how to use a lot of components. The book is full of good examples and best practises. All chapters are well written and they have links to official document from Oracle. The examples […]
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Oracle

Export table to Excel in Oracle ADF

If you have users that like reports, I have good news to you! Export table to Excel is very simple when you use Oracle ADF. You just have to use the exportCollectionActionListener tag. This way, you allow an action source (<commandButton>, <commandLink>, etc.) to export data from a collection component (<table>, <tree>, <treeTable>) into an external format in declarative way. Download the sample application – ExportTableApp.zip – […]