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Navigate from one portlet to another

Mike Skit
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Joined: Feb 09, 2008
Posts: 23
Hi,
How do we implement the following..
From a portlet A, when the user clicks on a link, go to a different portlet B on a different page, along with some parameters to be passed along.

Using Faces JSR 286 portelts

Thanks in advance.
Mike Skit
Greenhorn

Joined: Feb 09, 2008
Posts: 23
Hi guys, any takers for the above query ..?

-Mike
Tim Holloway
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Probably you should have asked in the Portlets forum.

However, Portlets are multiple applications running on a single page being presented by the portlet container. Most commonly if a portlet is going to invoke some other app, it would be a full-blown webapp and not a portlet, and the invocation would be via a hyperlink.

What you're contemplating would be a directive to the portlet container to display an alternative container webpage. However, when you do that, every portlet is "active" at the same time. It's the user's choice as to which pane within the page to send input.


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