This page documents how to Acquire a copy of the source code and Build the framework from source.
The easiest way to acquire the source code for Shale is to download one of the Nightly Build or Release Distributions, which contain both the source code and the binary libraries. Alternatively, you can check out the source code from the Shale Subversion repository using the URLs specified here.
Once you have acquired the source code for Shale from the Subversion repository or a nightly build, as described above, you can proceed to set up a development environment with which to build it. Follow these steps to continue:
-Djsf=rito the command line.
mvn clean installto completely rebuild the framework distribution from source.
mvn clean installto completely rebuild the example applications from source.
pom.xmlfile, so you can rebuild just that subdirectory if desired.
build.properties, and customize the property values it contains. Pay particular attention to the following values:
jsfri.dir- If you downloaded and installed the JavaServer Faces Reference implementation, set this property to the fully qualified pathname of the directory into which you installed the distribution.
jsf.home- If you are using MyFaces, comment out the default value and uncomment the following line.
jsf-api.jar- If you are using MyFaces, comment out the default value and uncomment the following line.
jsf-impl.jar- If you are using MyFaces, comment out the default value and uncomment the following line.
ant download-dependencies- to download freely available external dependencies.
ant copy-jsf-ri- if you are using the JSF RI, load the appropriate artifacts.
ant clean releaseto completely rebuild the entire distribution from source.
build.xmlfile, so you can rebuild just that subdirectory if desired.