Web service example

Instructions on building and running a JiBX web service example using Apache CXF.


This example is located here is our repository. This is a basic wsdl-first CXF SOAP example using JiBX databinding. The configuration is very simple. Include the jibx databinding flag in your cxf-codegen-plugin and add the jibx databinding class to your blueprint.xml (or spring bean.xml if you prefer).

Step 1: Download Apache karaf and fire it up.


Step 2: Add cxf and start it.

karaf@root> features:addurl mvn:org.apache.cxf.karaf/apache-cxf/3.0.3/xml/features
karaf@root> features:install cxf cxf-databinding-jibx http

Step 3: Install the test JiBX SOAP web service and run it.

 install -s mvn:org.jibx.test.examples/org.jibx.examples.cxf.ws

Step 4: Download soapui or your favorite web service client and send a soap message. You will find your wsdl here: