Monday, August 19, 2013

WSO2 CARAMEL - Caramelize your AS environment

Have you ever tried writing the Front End of your application in Jaggery?
Jaggery is a framework for writing web apps and HTTP web services which you can implement front end and server side logic in pure java script.  You can get the latest taste of jaggery in here.

Do you know Caramel? Caramel is a framework built for Jaggery while enforcing a standard for developing web applications using Jaggery.

Latest WSO2 UES server is enriched with Caramel framework. Do you want to make your service hosting environment Caramelize? You can follow the steps below:

  1. Download a latest AS 5.2.0 SNAPSHOT from here.(You need the latest AS because, you need latest jaggery features)
  2. Put the caramel, handlebars and markdown modules into your AS_HOME/modules that reside inside caramel feature after building the caramel source.
  3. Test your environment by deploying the sample
If you are able to view the UI of the sample with nice icons, without any errors, then you have successfully installed caramel features on your AS environment.

Now you are ready to taste the jaggery with caramel.