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WebJars Sample for Play 2.x

WebJars Sample for Play 2.x

June 15, 2015
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A sample app for using WebJars with Play 2.x

How to get "WebJars Sample for Play 2.x" on your computer

There are several ways to get this template.

Option 1: Choose webjars-sample-play2 in the Typesafe Activator UI.

Already have Typesafe Activator (get it here)? Launch the UI then search for webjars-sample-play2 in the list of templates.

Option 2: Download the webjars-sample-play2 project as a zip archive

If you haven't installed Activator, you can get the code by downloading the template bundle for webjars-sample-play2.

  1. Download the Template Bundle for "WebJars Sample for Play 2.x"
  2. Extract the downloaded zip file to your system
  3. The bundle includes a small bootstrap script that can start Activator. To start Typesafe Activator's UI:

    In your File Explorer, navigate into the directory that the template was extracted to, right-click on the file named "activator.bat", then select "Open", and if prompted with a warning, click to continue:

    Or from a command line:

     C:\Users\typesafe\webjars-sample-play2> activator ui 
    This will start Typesafe Activator and open this template in your browser.

Option 3: Create a webjars-sample-play2 project from the command line

If you have Typesafe Activator, use its command line mode to create a new project from this template. Type activator new PROJECTNAME webjars-sample-play2 on the command line.

Option 4: View the template source

The creator of this template maintains it at https://github.com/webjars/sample-play2#master.

Option 5: Preview the tutorial below

We've included the text of this template's tutorial below, but it may work better if you view it inside Activator on your computer. Activator tutorials are often designed to be interactive.