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Monday, February 26, 2007

Tapestry 5.0.2 released

A new preview release, Tapestry 5.0.2 is now available. It fixes a number of bugs and adds a number of features (including line precise exception reporting, and sortable Grid columns). Along the way, I found out some important deployment notes about Tomcat (and JBoss).

The new release is available via the central Maven repository, or via direct download.

7 comments:

POJO said...

Just viewed the 'Roadmap' for Tapestry. Can you tell us if and if so when Tapestry 5, will have JSR-168 support?

Are there any plans to support JSR-268?

Howard said...

It's on a time-available matter; getting servlet Tapestry working and Ajax-ified is simply a higher priority for our limited time. Adding a JIRA issue to track this will help, since we'll be able to gauge community-wide importance that way.

Michael said...

Howard - nice work, man. I like tapestry a lot and will try convincing my company to use it. I think we'll need portlet support though. I've created a JIRA issue for it.
For those who would like to vote on it, it's TAPESTRY-1304 in JIRA.

Keep up the good work Howard!

maha said...

Hello Howard-

I am planning to build a web application using Tapestry 5.0. I have no prior knowledge about tapestry. Wondering if tapestry 5.0 is ready to provide basic functionality (no ajax stuff). I am planing to use Spring/Hibernate as my service layer. Thanks,

Howard said...

I haven't done anything in terms of Spring or Hibernate integration yet. That's coming, soon. I'm working on some client-side validation right now, using Prototype & Scriptaculous.

Numa said...

Howard,

Nice job for tapestry 5. But I was wondering what made you choose prototype for validation? As tapestry 4.1 uses dojo?
I am also wondering in a next project which one is better: prototype or dojo ?

Could you please justify your choice.

Thanks

Numa

waikit said...

is there any equivalent component to T4's upload and radio button coming up soon ?