Tuesday, May 15, 2012

Metawidget Adds Vaadin Support

The latest release of Metawidget adds support for the popular Vaadin Web framework! Cool features include:
  • Full support for the complete Metawidget pipeline of pluggable Inspectors, InspectionResultProcessors, WidgetBuilders, WidgetProcessors and Layouts
  • Support for Vaadin components including Buttons, CheckBoxes, PopupDateFields, Selects, Sliders, TextAreas and more
  • Automated property binding including a simple Converter system
  • Support for Vaadin layouts including FormLayout, HorizontalLayout, VerticalLayout and TabSheets
Full documentation is included in the Reference Guide. Example usage would be:

VaadinMetawidget metawidget = new VaadinMetawidget();
metawidget.setToInspect( new Person() );
pagebody.addComponent( metawidget );

There's a full Vaadin Address Book example included in the distribution:

This release was made possible by the work of Loghman Barari. Thanks Loghman!

Monday, May 14, 2012

UI Generator: Metawidget v2.2

Version 2.2 of Metawidget, the UI Generator is now available!

This release was focused on:
Special thanks to Loghman Barari for his help with this release!

As always, the best place to start is the Reference Documentation:


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