Advanced Java (2160707)

BE | Semester-4   Winter-2018 | 20-11-2018

Q5) (a)

List the JSF facelets tags and explain any two.

JSF Faelets

  • JSF provides special tags to create common layout for a web application called facelets tags
  • These tags provide flexibility to manage common parts of multiple pages at one place.
  • Facelets is a powerful but lightweight page declaration language that is used to build JavaServer Faces views using HTML style templates and to build component trees.
  • For these tags, you need to use the following namespaces of URI in html node
  • <html xmlns="" xmlns:ui="">

JSF Facelet Tags

Sr Tag Description
1 ui:insert Inserts content into a template. That content is define with theui:definetag
2 ui:define The define tag defines content that is inserted into a page by a template
3 ui:composition The <ui:composition> tag provides a template encapsulating the content to be included in the other facelet
4 ui:include This tag includes the component in the src attribute as a part of the current JSF page