In this recipe, you will see how to implement a JSF application for uploading files using a dedicated component developed under the Apache MyFaces Tomahawk project.
We developed this recipe with NetBeans 6.8, JSF 1.2, and GlassFish v3. The JSF 1.2 classes were obtained from the NetBeans JSF 1.2 bundled library. In addition, we have used Apache MyFaces Tomahawk 1.1.9, which provides support for JSF 1.2. You can download this distribution from http://myfaces.apache.org/tomahawk/index.html. The Apache MyFaces Tomahawk libraries (including necessary dependencies) are in the book code bundle, under the
/JSF_libs/Apache Tomahawk JSF 1.2 folder.
As we said earlier, this time we will ...