JBoss Seam 3

If you looked at the Seam Status Page the last several months you have to be worried that Seam 3 does not make any real progress (?). Perhaps JSF2 is enough?

a good comparison matrix anywhere?

SEAM 3 extends JSF2 with:

Drools Workflow Engine
http://ocpsoft.com/prettyfaces/
http://ocpsoft.com/prettytime/
….

Eclipse Helios & WTP

What’s wrong with it? After a view configuration or file  changes it is getting slower and slower – freezing at 100% cpu usage. It takes a minute to get normal again… (!?)

A Thread Dump always shows:

“Worker-32” prio=6 tid=0x0000000059ded000 nid=0x1920 runnable [0x000000006a10e000]
java.lang.Thread.State: RUNNABLE
at org.eclipse.wst.common.internal.emf.utilities.ResourceIsLoadingAdapter.getAdapter(ResourceIsLoadingAdapter.java:76)
at org.eclipse.wst.common.internal.emf.utilities.ResourceIsLoadingAdapter.findAdapter(ResourceIsLoadingAdapter.java:44)
– locked <0x00000000181cd098> (a org.eclipse.wst.common.internal.emf.resource.ReferencedXMIResourceImpl$ESynchronizedAdapterList)
at org.eclipse.wst.common.internal.emf.resource.CompatibilityXMIResourceImpl.waitForResourceToLoadIfNecessary(CompatibilityXMIResourceImpl.java:381)
at org.eclipse.wst.common.internal.emf.resource.TranslatorResourceImpl.getContents(TranslatorResourceImpl.java:251)
at org.eclipse.wst.common.internal.emf.resource.TranslatorResourceImpl.getRootObject(TranslatorResourceImpl.java:96)
at org.eclipse.wst.common.componentcore.internal.ModuleStructuralModel.resNeedsMigrating(ModuleStructuralModel.java:362)
at org.eclipse.wst.common.componentcore.internal.ModuleStructuralModel.prepareProjectModulesIfNecessary(ModuleStructuralModel.java:241)
at org.eclipse.wst.common.componentcore.internal.ModuleStructuralModel.getPrimaryRootObject(ModuleStructuralModel.java:119)
at org.eclipse.wst.common.componentcore.internal.StructureEdit.getComponentModelRoot(StructureEdit.java:436)
– […]

Eclipse WTP and Tomcat 7 Problems

If someone having problems with a META-INF/context.xml file and T7 start error with Eclipse Helios:

http://www.eclipse.org/forums/index.php?t=tree&goto=546672&#page_top

Simpler JCo with Hibersap

see

http://hibersap.sourceforge.net/

Apple TV in Europa

Teuer und  mehr oder weniger unbrauchbar.

http://www.crunchgear.com/2010/09/01/apple-tv-99-in-u-s-119e-in-europe/