Tag Archives: JavaServer Pages

Eclipse JSP Editor Example

Eclipse JSP Editor Example

In this example, we will learn to use the JSP Editor available through the Web Tools Platform (WTP) within Eclipse.

JavaServer Pages (JSP) technology, (part of Java Enterprise Edition – JEE), provides a simplified way for rapid development of web-based applications that are server- and platform-independent. It helps Java developers to create dynamically generated web pages based on HTML, XML, or other document types with embedded java code through scriplets.

JSP contains the JSP Standard Tag Library (JSTL), which is a collection of tag libraries that implement general-purpose functionality common to many Web applications.

The JSP editor provides a number of compelling features to ease JSP Development within eclipse.

How to use Salesforce REST API with your JavaServer Pages

How to use Salesforce REST API with your JavaServer Pages

This tutorial gives an example of a JSP and how to integrate it with the Salesforce REST API. We will walk through the step­by­step process of creating an external client to manage your data with Force.com,while using HTTP(S) and JSON.

In this example, I am using Mac OS X 10.9.2 with Apache Tomcat 7 server and Java 1.7. Eclipse Java EE edition is the IDE used for development and testing. The instructions given in this tutorial should work with minor modifications for other platforms as well.

If you want to access the entire sample code from this tutorial, you can access it here:github.com/seethaa/force_rest_example

All code is updated to work with the httpclient 4.3 libraries.