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From Greg Brown <gkbr...@mac.com>
Subject Re: Preferences Demo
Date Fri, 21 Aug 2009 14:13:56 GMT
>> Since preferences APIs are generally built on top of persistence  
>> APIs, it might be more valuable to write a persistence demo - I'd  
>> especially like to see an example that uses the JNLP APIs to  
>> support local storage in untrusted code. That way, readers can  
>> apply the example to a wider range of use cases.
> Ok, that's why I was thinking of a simple TODO List ... otherwise
> ideas (as you said, saving/loading the current window position, etc
> could be enough) ?

I think it would be more valuable to show a "persistence" example than  
a "preferences" example, since you can build preferences on top of  

> And a last thing, to use Web Start, I have to put also a jnlp file
> (and jnlp files must have the right codebase path inside them, or
> there should be a servlet that handle this ...), but we need to
> publish also this stuff inside the demos, if i remember well you or
> Todd have done an ant task to package a webapp, right ? Or put this
> only on wiki with only an on-line demo (with source code) ?
> Should i use something like this ? Ideas / suggestions ?

You should be able to add a JSP to the demos WAR that generates a JNLP  
file with the correct codebase.

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