Encryption in XPages: Remember to Set Xsp Properties 

By Paul Withers | 3/14/18 11:07 AM | App Dev - XPages | Added by John Oldenburger

Regardless of recent announcements, XPages is still my preferred option for standalone rapid application web development. Once an appropriate level of understanding of the lifecycle is gained, there’s a comfortable level of logic in how it works.

Next Project: ODP Compiler 

By Jesse Gallagher | 3/5/18 5:33 PM | App Dev - XPages | Added by Oliver Busse

One of the larger thorns in my side with my Domino development lately has been trying to automate builds of on-disk projects into NSFs via Jenkins. In theory, the process is pretty straightforward. It even works sometimes! However, particularly once you add in the necessity to deploy OSGi plugins to Designer first and want to run it from Jenkins, things get extraordinarily flaky: Designer may not launch properly from a behind-the-scenes Jenkins runner, the plugin installation may mysteriously fail, and so forth - and the error reporting is difficult at best.

Domino REST Service Plugins and Pre-Loading Caches 

By Paul Withers | 3/5/18 6:07 AM | App Dev - XPages | Added by Oliver Busse

Last week I had an email from Mat Newman passing on a query for a REST servlet plugin. The person was noting that when sending a tell http osgi ss command to the server, the plugin was showing as “<<LAZY>>” and only changed to “<<ACTIVE>>” after the first call, when the code in the Activator runs.