Thursday, 29 March 2012

Multi-threaded Programming in XPages

Thanks to the great work done by Niklas Heidloff, Philippe Riand.

We have a great capability to write Multi threaded applications in XPages. A project “Threads and Jobs” has been posted on OpenNTF.org

http://www.openntf.org/internal/home.nsf/project.xsp?action=openDocument&name=Threads%20and%20Jobs

The project is using the The Eclipse jobs framework (http://www.eclipse.org/articles/Article-Concurrency/jobs-api.html) to perform time consuming processes asynchronously while the XPages UI is available for user without freezing.

Here’s a short video posted by Phil: