Intelligence . . . is the faculty of making artificial objects, especially tools to make tools.
—Henri Bergson (1859–1941), L’Evolution Créatrice (Creative Evolution)
The JDeveloper IDE introduced in the preceding chapter offers a myriad of tools to assist in creating web application code. The main tools you will probably use within the IDE to develop Fusion web applications follow:
Application Navigator to create, edit, and find files for your application (Project panel), to interact with the database and other connections (Application Resources panel), to select data-bound components to drop into a UI page (Data Controls ...