Chapter 15. Advanced topics

This chapter covers

  • Invoking messages
  • Dealing with impatient users
  • Working with CRUD operations
  • Maintaining look and feel with Tiles

In the previous chapter, we discussed migration strategies for converting a Struts 1 website to Struts 2. We now discuss advanced topics that either didn’t exist in Struts 1 or were cumbersome to implement. This is the feel-good chapter of the book, designed to assist both developers writing web pages and the infrastructure team tracking web hits and sizing machinery to handle the traffic. We show techniques to help keep users informed about why they’re waiting and how much longer it’s going to take. We also add a dash of Tiles pizzazz so you can change the look and feel of your entire ...

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