Portlet 101

Tutorial 5 guides you through the creation of a portlet, starting with a simple examples and then introduces you to the fundamental concepts of portlet development.. This section covers:

Lets get started. From the JPortal /tutorial distribution root directory, type:

maven -Dtutorial=5 jetspeed:deploy

Recommend bringing up these configuration files in your editor:

  • 1. src/java/org/apache/jetspeed/tutorial/portal/portlets/HelloWorldPortlet.java
  • 2. src/java/org/apache/jetspeed/tutorial/portal/portlets/HelloUserPortlet.java
  • 3. tutorials/5/anon/html/default.psml
  • 4. tutorials/5/turbine/html/default.psml
  • 5. tutorials/5/t5-portlets.xreg
  • 6. tutorials/5/JetspeedResources.properties.merge

since we will reference them in tutorial 5.