We will first learn how to create a standalone application using the Surf framework without the use of Alfresco. For this you need to download
surf.war and keep it in your web or application server. For this chapter, you can place the WAR file in the
<install-alfresco>/tomcat/webapps folder. This doesn't mean that we are using Alfresco for our development. You can also place the WAR file in any standalone server. Start your server. You will find that the
surf.war file has exploded and the
surf folder is created. You can see the following structure created by default:
Follow the steps below to create a sample page: ...