Chapter 5. Dojo Made Easy

Ever since IBM Lotus Domino Release 8.5.0, the Dojo toolkit has been IBM’s JavaScript framework of choice. It comes preinstalled with the Domino server and is intrinsically linked with the XPages runtime. Much of the standard XPages functionality extends the standard Dojo toolkit. Developers have been integrating Dojo with XPages since its introduction into Domino, taking advantage of the prebuilt code libraries to enhance their XPages applications. Subsequent releases have specifically targeted making it easier to combine XPages and Dojo. To this end, the Extension Library Dojo controls are designed to make it easier still to implement some of the more frequently used modules, whether for novice developers or seasoned ...

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