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Portlets and Portals help for newbie

vjy chin
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Joined: Feb 17, 2005
Posts: 279
Hi all,

I am a newbie in this portlet technology, though I have experience in jsps and servlets. I understood the concept of Portlet and portals, but I need help in deploying a simple portal.

1. What all software should I need for portal to work? (like what application servers, what jar file etc...)
2. Where can I get them and how to configure them?

I tried downloading jetspeed 2, but I could not fina a place to download. I found a place only to get the source, but how can I compile them. I installed maven 1.0.2, but I dont know what to do with that. I also downloaded pluto, but How should I go about it.

Any help, tutorials, articles would be appreciated.
Erwin Bredford
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Joined: Feb 11, 2003
Posts: 167
u could try the The JBoss portal ,weblogic portal .
u could try building your own portal framework which can very exhauting.
but lots of fun

--One learns a lot during a lesson but seeing is not enough,you must do;knowing is not enough ,you must apply--<br />SCJP 1.4,SCBCD,SCEA part 1,OCM JEE Enterprise Architect.
I’ve looked at a lot of different solutions, and in my humble opinion Aspose is the way to go. Here’s the link:
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