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Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook

By : Amr Gawish, Amr Ismail Gawish
Book Image

Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook

By: Amr Gawish, Amr Ismail Gawish

Overview of this book

Table of Contents (18 chapters)
Oracle ADF Faces Cookbook
About the Author
About the Reviewers

Using Content Delivery Network to load your static resources

When you have multiple static resources in your page such as CSS, JavaScript, and images, it's always beneficial to use a Content Delivery Network (CDN) to parallelize downloading these resources and distribute them across different domain names. Even if you don't have different domain names, you can use the same domain with different sub-domains in order to trick the browser into believing that there are different domain names.

In this recipe, we are going to use a CDN to fetch skin, images, videos, and JavaScript files. You can grab this project's recipe by cloning the ADFFacesWithCDN application from the Git repository.

Getting ready

Add an entry of your machine name under your host's file with an entry as follows: adffaces js.adffaces.local static.adffaces.local skin.adffaces.local

You can find the hosts file at the following locations:

  • C:\Windows\System32\drivers\etc\hosts (Windows)

  • /etc/hosts (Linux)

  • /private/etc/hosts...