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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
Credits
About the Author
Acknowledgments
About the Reviewers
www.PacktPub.com
Preface
Index

Adding layouts to the header and footer of the page template


ADF Faces provides a high number of layout components that can be used to arrange ADF components on a page. Usually, you begin building your page with one of the layout components as your root, and then you add components that provide other functionalities (for example, rendering data or rendering buttons) either inside facets or as child components to these layout components.

Layout components can be overwhelming. With so many of them, you might get lost considering which is the best one to choose from. During this recipe, you will get to know some of these layout components, and during the course of the book you will grow your understanding of the difference between most of the layout components, which can help you easily decide what you want.

In this recipe, we will continue working on the page template we created in the previous recipe and lay the main structure of the header and footer area using different layout components...