Extending User Profiles in GateIn

Unlike JBoss Portal 2.7, GateIn Portal 3.1 doesn’t support extending user profiles by configuration. The Account and Organization portlets need to be replaced.

In order to leverage the built-in portlets, you need to use the GateIn WebUI framework, which isn’t well documented. JSF and the Spring Framework are better alternatives.


How to Change the Headers of Login Modal Windows in JBoss Portal

The jboss-portal.sar/portal-core.war/images/logo-small-blue.gif and header-bg-left-shadow2.gif images in your custom theme need to be changed.

You may also need to change the jboss-portal.sar/portal-core.war/css/login.css file due to JBPORTAL-467 (vote for it!).

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Merger of JBoss and eXo Portals

Red Hat will continue to focus it’s JBoss Community Portal resources on high performance infrastructure and containers, security and rich application integration, while eXo will be contributing and continuing to evolve their excellent user interface and administration features.

Looks like very good news for the community.