PrimeFaces 3.2 Final released, new components added
Riding the crest of a wave, Prime Teknoloji has issued another update to their JSF UI Framework, bringing in some new components
Keeping on the schedule of monthly updates, PrimeFaces has
recieved its second major update to the 3x series, with the final
release of PrimeFaces
3.2, bringing in a number of new components and reimplementing
some old ones.
Over 80 improvements have been made to the JSF UI
framework/component suite, most of which were outlined in last
week’s release candidate with today’s release tidying up the edges
Four new components make an appearance: BlockUI (that
can block a particular content) DefaultCommand,
submenus of root items together) and the
similar SplitButton (which
has a default action feature and displays additional
items in an overlay).
All the new features are viewable in the
ChangeLog but some of the highlights for this version
- Sort and Filter
support to datatable with dynamic columns.
- Reordering of
Columns with DragDrop.
- Ajax Paginator to
- Scroll to a
Component after ajax update.
- Improved Accessibility across Components. Spinner Case Study.
- Improved Internet Explorer support.
Maintenance has also been on the menu for PrimeFaces
3.2 with 35+ filed defect fixes. PrimeFaces QA team is
also currently working on a new Arquillan-JSFUnit test suite.
Self-proclaimed leader of the project, ‘Optimus Prime’ also reports
that they are well on the road to PrimeFaces Mobile
0.9.2 release, which is planned in the next 2 weeks, before the
focus shifts back to PrimeFaces 3.3. He also revealed that major
features of 3.3 would be the enhanced PrimeFaces Push,
implementation of popular feature requests and two new features to
In typical Michael Bay fashion,
PrimeFaces have also released this trailer. Here’s to PrimeFaces