9.2. Creating a JSR 168 portlet project

In this section, you will create a new portlet project using Rational Application Developer. The portlet created by the wizard will be then manually updated for this scenario.

9.2.1. Creating a basic JSR 168 portlet

Execute the following steps to create the sample portlet:

Open Rational Application Developer if not already opened.
Select File → New
Select Project.
Select Portlet Project (JSR 168) to create a JSR 168 project.
An Auto Launch Configuration Change Alert window may pop up. If so, select Yes to continue.
If needed, select OK to confirm enablement of Portal Development tools.
Enter MySimplePortlet as the project name. Target server should be Portal V5.1. Select Next.

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