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locating XPage components with XspQuery

Several years ago, I wrote a utility Java class designed to make it easy to search for components within the current XPage instance based on various criteria. I’ve found it enormously useful, and, apparently,...

your how is not your what

your how is not your what

I’ve noticed a pattern emerging when I’m asked for help with XPages. Here’s a representative conversation: “I’m trying to do [X] and it’s not working. How can I do that?” “What are you trying...

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Developer2013 and IamLUG

I will be presenting at two upcoming conferences, Developer2013 and IamLUG. Developer2013 will be held at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas April 30 to May 2, and is organized by THE VIEW. I...

my new favorite quote

my new favorite quote

“We go about our daily lives understanding almost nothing of the world. We give little thought to the machinery that generates the sunlight that makes life possible, to the gravity that glues us to...

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SSJS is a crutch

Category <disclaimer> I’ve been debating for quite a while whether I should write this post. It obviously makes a potentially controversial statement. A fellow developer who knew I was drafting it put my hesitance...

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Passthru vs. component – my perspective

Paul Withers posted a thorough article explaining the differences between namespaced XPage components (e.g. <xp:div />) and their corresponding passthru elements (e.g. <div />), providing numerous examples of what actually happens when these objects...

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org.openntf.xsp.extlib

Category xpages openntf About 18 months ago, I created an OpenNTF project called Community Control Library. The fundamental reason for creating the project was my belief that the single factor keeping the Domino community from...