27.2. Source cooperative portlet

In this section, you will execute the following tasks to enable a source portlet for cooperative portlets using the declarative approach:

  1. Import the Echo portlet. This Struts portlet is provided as additional material and we assume that it has been downloaded to the following directory:

    c:\LabFiles\Struts Cooperative Portlets\

  2. Declare exchange capabilities using WSDL.

  3. Update the portlet descriptor (portlet.xml) file to refer to the WSDL file.

  4. Update the welcome struts action to get a reference to the property broker service.

  5. Add internationalization of captions and descriptions.

27.2.1. Importing the Echo portlet

Follow these steps to import the Echo portlet:

Select File → Import. In the import panel select WAR ...

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