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Struts 2.1.2 Released

Yesterday when I was searching for something on Google. I found that Apache had released the latest version of Struts 2 which is Struts 2.1.2 , and promoted it to Beta on 26 March 2008 Struts 2 in Action You can download it from Struts Download Page

Struts 2 Hello World Example

I had seen many new deveopers struggling against struts2 hello world example. So I decided to write a small example. Below are the required libraries to run this example which are easily availabel struts2-core- xwork-core-2.1.6 commons-logging-1.0.4 commons-logging-api-1.1 freemarker-2.3.8 ognl-2.7.3 commons-fileupload-1.2 The structure of the applictaion which I am following is (Eclipse IDE) Struts2Demo |---src | |----org | | |----vinod | | | |----action | | | | |----HelloWorld।java |---struts.xml |---WebContent | |---jsp | |---HelloWorld।jsp |---index.jsp |---WEB-INF | |---lib | |---web.xml Struts 2 in Action It is true that different IDE's use different structure, but at last when war is build they follow same structure. Lets start... import com.opensymphony.xwork2.ActionSupport; public class HelloWorld extends ActionSupport { String greetings = null; public String execute() throws Exception { setGreetings("Hel

Java Code Names

Yesterday I was crawling web and found some intersting things about java. Firstly when java was release its name is Oak. After some time the creator of java found the name Java . I found some of the intersting things like the code names of the reeases of the java which I am going to describe below. VERSION CODE NAME RELEASE DATE Version Description of Code Name Code Name Date of Release JDK 1.1.4 Sparkler Sept 12, 1997 JDK 1.1.5 Pumpkin Dec 3, 1997 JDK 1.1.6 A female character in Bible Abigail April 24, 1998 JDK 1.1.7 Roman cognomen used by several politicians Brutus Sept 28, 1998 JDK 1.1.8 Name of a person/Football club Chelsea April 8, 1999 J2SE 1.2 Playground Playground Dec 4, 1998 J2SE 1.2.1 (none) March 30, 1999 J2SE 1.2.2 Cricket July 8, 1999 J2SE 1.3 Kestrel May 8, 2000 J2SE 1.3.1 Ladybird May 17, 2001 J2SE 1.4.0 Merlin Feb 13, 2002 J2SE 1.4.1 Hopper Sept 16, 2002 J2SE 1.4.2 Mantis June 26, 2003 J2SE 5.0 (1.5.0) Tiger Sept 29, 2004 Java SE 6 Mustang Java SE 7 Dolphin You