The release is coming closer… Christmas gift anyone? GWT 2.0 RC2 is available from this link. The Google plugin for Eclipse has been updated as well to 1.2 RC2 Caution Windows users who installed the IE plugin, you’ll have to uninstall it and install a new version (details there).
The same day as GWT 2.0 RC1, that has to be a good sign… (cliquez sur le livre pour feuilleter une sélection de pages)
Bruce Johnson: Hi folks! GWT 2.0 RC1 is now ready for you to try. The full documentation is still very much a work in progress, but you can at least start trying out the GWT SDK distribution and the Google Plugin for Eclipse using the following instructions: http://code.google.com/p/google-web-toolkit/wiki/GWT_2_0_RC GWT 2.0 is going to be a
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I’ve read a few articles by people who didn’t like GWT, but usually I don’t care to reply because it requires a lot of time to do it properly. However, today I came across this article on dzone: Lost in Translation or Why GWT Isn’t the Future of Web Development. This one was troubling because
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Controllers galore In my current GWT project, we make heavy use of MVC, which means we have controllers and views all over the place. To link menu items and other actions to screens, the action item only keeps a reference to the controller class. This implies that we have to be able to instantiate the
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John Labanca: We are excited to release the second milestone build for GWT 2.0 today. This milestone is essentially feature complete, and provides somewhat more stability in the various bits of core functionality that will be coming in GWT 2.0. The full announcement in GWT groups The download
Amit Manjhi: Hi everyone, We are excited to release the first milestone build for GWT 2.0 today. This milestone provides early access (read: known to still be unfinished and buggy) to the various bits of core functionality that will be coming in GWT 2.0. Please download the bits from: http://code.google.com/p/google-web-toolkit/downloads/list?can=1&q=2…. (…) Announcing GWT 2.0 Milestone
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(For the english speaking crowd: this is about the book I’m writing about GWT in french) Le livre que je suis en train d’écrire portera sur GWT 1.7 et 2.0, et s’adressera plutôt aux développeurs Java qui souhaitent passer à GWT. La sortie est prévue en novembre aux éditions Dunod. Le bout du tunnel approche
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If you try to build the latest GWT from the svn repository on a Mac, you may end up with a bunch of errors like the following: BUILD FAILED /Users/ogerardin/Documents/GWT 2/trunk/build.xml:105: The following error occurred while executing this line: /Users/ogerardin/Documents/GWT 2/trunk/build.xml:27: The following error occurred while executing this line: /Users/ogerardin/Documents/GWT 2/trunk/build.xml:58: The following error occurred
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Google has just released GWT 1.7.1 to fix the issue I mentioned a few days ago regarding Snow Leopard compatibility. In short, you can now run GWT on Snow Leopard using the Java command line argument -d32 without further modification. The GWT SDK no longer directs you to only use Java 5. http://googlewebtoolkit.blogspot.com/2009/09/gwt-171-release-fixes-mac-os-x-snow.html