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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


Security errors are generally not helpful by design. If an error provides too much information, that information could be used to further advance an attack. This is fine for security, but makes troubleshooting security issues extra challenging.

XML errors generally prevent the application from deploying. These errors will be logged to the server log file. The exceptions logged are usually helpful and are rarely specific to WaveMaker, meaning that you can often apply search results from other projects to reported errors.

Enabling the debug logger for Acegi in is a good first step in troubleshooting any security issue:

With this debugger logging enabled, all request processing against the filterSecurityInterceptor URL list is logged. This can be very helpful in tracking down why URL rules worked or didn't work as expected.

Finally, you might need to enable logging on another server. When using LDAP security for example, Acegi...