Portlet communication setup instructionsAdded by IBM on October 5, 2011 | Version 1 (Original)
|Before you can run the sample, you must first import the sample into your workspace and launch the test runtime.
Before you can run the sample, you must first import the sample into your workspace and launch the test runtime.
Follow these steps:
- To import the sample:
- Select File > Import.
- From the Import Wizard, select General and then select Existing Projects into Workspace. Click Next.
- Select the Archive file radio button.
- Enter the name of the sample jar file, portletcomm.jar, or browse to the com.ibm.rcp.tools.samplegallery plug-in directory and select the jar file from the archive directory.
- The dialog shows the projects present in the archive jar file. Select Finish to install the projects into your workspace.
- To launch the test runtime:
- Select Run > Run Configurations... from the main menu.
- Select Client Services and click New.
- Type a unique name for your configuration, such as Portlet Communication.
- Select the Plug-ins tab and verify that the com.ibm.rcp.samples.portletcommunication.portlets and com.ibm.rcp.samples.portletcommunication.views plug-ins are selected.
- Select the Arguments tab and verify that –console is in the Program Arguments field.
- Click Apply and then Run.
- To start the sample:
- When the workbench displays, select Open > Portlet Communication Sample to open its perspective.
- Enter search text in the Search Portlet View, and select Search. The result is displayed in the Result Portlet View.
- To end the runtime, select File > Exit from the menu.
This sample does not require use of the console to run.
Parent topic: Portlet communication