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Combine JSF with other Frameworks?

Henry Zheng
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Bill, I have a question here.
Since JSF concerns only presentation (correct me if I'm wrong ), does it make sense to combine Struts or some other framework with JSF, and using JSF for the UI part?

--Henry
[ March 04, 2004: Message edited by: Henry Zheng ]

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Jan Jani
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No Henry JSF is not only for presentation.
Nicholas Cheung
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JSF is a component frame, working with the client interface as well.
Just like what JSTL + Struts + Tiles do.
But Struts is a MVC model, control level, while JSF provides more on component level.
Nick.


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Bill Dudney
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Also go look at the 2 or 3 threads about Struts vs JSF


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