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Easy Web Development with WaveMaker

By : Edward Callahan
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Easy Web Development with WaveMaker

By: Edward Callahan

Overview of this book

Developers of all levels can now easily develop custom, responsive, and rich web application clients with secure, scalable servers utilizing relational databases and RESTful services using WaveMaker Studio. Whether you need a departmental business application or a form application for your weekend club, this book will show you how to design, develop, and deploy professional grade web applications with WaveMaker. Easy Web Development with WaveMaker will help you use WaveMaker to design, develop, and deploy rich, responsive web applications, even if you are not a programmer. If you need to build a data-driven web application, but you only know ‘enough to be dangerous,' you need this book. This book examines every angle of using WaveMaker to build applications, from dissecting examples to customizing, deploying, and debugging your own applications. This book enables the non-professional programmer to become comfortable not only with using WaveMaker Studio itself, but also with the artefacts produced by the studio as well as the runtime and services provided by the WaveMaker framework. You will learn everything, from how customize the user experience with JavaScript and CSS to integrating with custom Java services and the Spring Framework server-side. Easy Web Development with WaveMaker 6.5 is packed with examples, code samples, screenshots, and links to equip you to be successful with WaveMaker Studio.
Table of Contents (23 chapters)
Easy Web Development with WaveMaker
About the Author
About the Reviewers
Styling the Application
Working with Databases
Utilizing Web Services

Customizing the configuration

There are numerous additional customizations that can be made to the security configuration by editing the project-security.xml file in an editor outside of Studio.


The tooling of the security configuration panel is not able to maintain all customizations made by manually editing project-security.xml. If you choose to edit project-security.xml outside of Studio, subsequent use of the security panel to save changes may overwrite any externally made customizations. It is recommended to keep such customized projects under version control.

URL access

In Studio, we use the Setup Services tab to customize access to services. Setup Services works by modifying the objectDefinitionSource properties of the filterSecurityInterceptor bean of the project-security.xml file. By manually editing the same objectDefinitionSource property, we can restrict access to resources beyond services by role.

The following code gives a full filterSecurityInterceptor bean definition: