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Portal Vs Portlet

Bhairava Surya
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Joined: Aug 19, 2007
Posts: 48
Hi All,

I am new to portal development.
Can someone help in understanding difference b/w portal vs portlet???

Thanks & Regards,
Philip Thamaravelil
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Joined: Feb 09, 2006
Posts: 99
The Portal is the container, the portlet is the application running in the container.
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
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