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  1. #1
    Join Date
    Jun 2006

    Default pentaho reporting with VS2005

    I just want to ask a quick question.
    Can the pentaho report designer can be integrated with the VS2005.
    Iam designing web based intranet so just thot to ask is this can help me out in reporting.
    any suggestion will be appreciated....


  2. #2
    Join Date
    Mar 2003


    If VS2005 means Visual Studio 2005, then the answer is clearly: No. Some time ago Microsoft decided to ignore Java (after some failed attempts to gain control over it) and to write their own toy (called .NET or so). The Java-Capabilities of .NET are still stuck at JDK 1.1.6 - and they are no longer allowed to call it Java anymore so they have to call it J#). The Report Designer requires at least JDK 1.5 to work and I haven't heard of successfull integrations of Java-GUI applications into .NET applications.

    On the server-side, you definitly have a bit more luck if you use WebServices for the integration. But still, this requires you to setup a Java-Application-server (or at least a Servlet-Container like Apache Tomcat) to run the Java-code.

    Have fun,
    said Thomas

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