One of the new features of PrimeFaces is the extended versions of the standard form controls, we've planned to introduce these in two versions. inputText and inputTextarea are introduced in 2.2 final, dropdowns, radios and checkboxes will be in 3.0. PrimeFaces form controls extend their standard counterparts most notably with theme integration, following screenshot shows these with two of our themes.
New InputTextarea component also has autoResize feature, when you type the field and exceed the allocated...
Prime Technology, company behind PrimeFaces becomes a Platinum sponsor of upcoming con-fess conference in Vienna.
We'll be there with a PrimeFaces session introducing PrimeFaces 3.0 and a PrimeFaces Mobile workshop. We also have a booth to spend the day time.
Hope to see you there!...
Prime Technology is glad to announce the release of PrimeFaces 2.2.RC2. This release focuses on maintenance with a couple of new features, overall there are over 60 enhancements.
Various bug fixes on 2.2.RC1 reported by PrimeFaces Community
General enhancements to several components such as rating, watermark, dialog, wizard, message, spreadsheet, inplace, captcha and more.
New ajax editing feature to inplace component
DragDrop integration with data components
Step indicator for wizard
Dynamic chart model
Display option to message component
Compatibility with OpenFaces 3.0
Update to jQuery...
Lately, PrimeFaces inplace component has been enhanced with ajax editing capabilities, this is quite useful for pages where you'd like handle view/edit use-cases together. So how it works;
Anything can be used as editor, not just inputs or dropdowns, you can use whatever you've placed inside inplace component (e.g. textarea, checkbox, radiobuttons and more). Just editor attribute needs to be set true, onEditUpdate attribute is optional specifying what component to update when saving the edited...
We have a new Theme for PrimeFaces Users called "Aristo" created by Tait Brown, I've seen this awesome theme at wijmo project(I think wijmo team modified Aristo a bit as Tait's version and wijmo's version differs) and done the hard work to integrate wijmo version well with PrimeFaces. Here are some screenshots of Aristo skinned PrimeFaces components;
If you'd like to see Aristo in action, check out PrimeFaces Showcase.
Aristo is available at PrimeFaces Theme Gallery as the 28th Theme.
Prior to JSF 2.0 as everyone including PrimeFaces cooked their own solution for Ajax, Resource Loading and other things causing pain for JSF developers who want to use some components from XFaces and YFaces. One of the promises of JSF 2.0 is component library interoperability, still component library authors should work together to identify issues that can or cannot be covered in JSF 2.0 Standards.
Last week, OpenFaces 3.0 is released featuring JSF 2.0 support and Dmitry Pikhulya from...