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JSR v/s IBM portlet

ankur rathi
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Joined: Oct 11, 2004
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Just saw this forum. Thanks for starting this forum.

What is the difference between IBM portlet and JSR portlet?
Which one is good?

Jessica Sant

Joined: Oct 17, 2001
Posts: 4313

a google search turned up this:

Difference between JSR 168 & IBM Portlet API

- Jess
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ankur rathi
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Thanks Jessica.

I think, both are not much different.
Mouli Velu

Joined: Oct 06, 2005
Posts: 12
The major difference is the IBM portlet API lets you define an abstract portlet application and using this via concrete portlet applications.
In JSR 168 API, there is no concept for concrete portlet application.
But JSR 168 API is independent across platforms.

You can choose any of the API as per your requirements.

Regards<br />S.Mouli
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