Name: [122] Steven Devijver
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Introducing Java2Script [ID:096] (1/3)

in series: Java2Script Desktop and Web GUIs

video tutorial by Steven Devijver, added 03/07

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In this first ShowMeDo on Java2Script Steven demonstrates what you can expect to achieve with this novel tool using the demo on their homepage.

Java2Script converts Java code to JavaScript automatically. As a plug-in for Eclipse, with Java2Script you can write an application in Java, make sure it works correctly and then with one click have it converted to JavaScript and have in working in your browser.

Uploaded on 4th December 2006, running time 7 minutes. If you like this video, you can show your appreciation to Steven by voting over at DZone.com.

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It seems very interesting. I'm in an exploring phase...

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7. anonymous Fri, 18 Sep 2009 18:18

great intro


6. anonymous Sun, 26 Jul 2009 08:38

Nice, is this what GWT is based upon ?


5. anonymous Thu, 23 Jul 2009 13:38

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You get my vote ...

This was interesting, indeed!


This tool has single handedly reinvigorated my interest in the eclipse platform. I look forward to becoming familiar with Java2Script to strengthen my understanding of server technology service requests with Javascript.

This tool is quite unique and many thanks 'goto' Steven D. for being inquisitive and diligent enough to not only ask the question but to act on the concept that embodies his tool Java2Script.


Review of Introducing Java2Script

Tools like the Java2Script, converting Java to Javascript, will enable a more versatile and Return on Investment(ROI) friendly environment for the implementation of Rich Internet Applications(RIA).

Steven Devijver exhibits extreme depth in: critical analyzation, reasoning, and intuition/foresight with the creation of this tool. The fact that Steven decided to make the utility a plugin for the eclipse framework establishes the precept that he is thinking critically in terms foresight regarding cross platform deployment and resource management.

The video series moves a bit fast and should cover the implementation of the plugin in a little more depth. Getting and installing the tool in a visually centric fashion is an excellent way to get the concept across to the viewer, but some basic instruction and elaboration of the concepts of handling eclipse plugins, as it the process pertains to Java2Script, would round the series off nicely.

In final: anyone interested in general client-server technology, AJAX, Service Oriented Applications, and/or Rich Internet Applications will benefit from this tool.


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