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What is required to understand(Read-Solve-Dev) easily JSF 2.0

Leonidas Savvides
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What is required to understand(Read-Solve-Dev) easily JSF 2.0 ...I know basic oop java, xhtml, css, javascript and some xml ? basically what 2-3 chapters in java come prior to start reading JSF 2.0 ?
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Leonidas Savvides wrote:What is required to understand(Read-Solve-Dev) easily JSF 2.0 ...I know basic oop java, xhtml, css, javascript and some xml ? basically what 2-3 chapters in java come prior to start reading JSF 2.0 ?


If you have decent proficiency on the technologies you list, then you add experience with a build system such as ant or maven, you should be just fine. The most important thing to understand when learning JSF (or any framework) is how to work *with* the framework, rather than against it. For JSF that means always keeping in mind that JSF is an Inversion of Control framework, at nearly every level. You define your artifacts to JSF and it assembles them for you into the running app.

Thanks for your interest!

Ed
Leonidas Savvides
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basically what 2-3 chapters in java come prior to start reading JSF 2.0 ? (I also know jsp/servlets/ant at basic/into level)
 
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