Of course, the Liferay blog is full of other ways to do the same thing, but it's not bad to have more tools instead of less.
XMLPortletFactory is a software tool that creates database tables maintenance (CRUD) portlets from XML files. Portlets generated only work on Liferay portals, and come out with source files (JSPs, .java, etc.) so programmers can extend and modify whatever is being generated to suit your software development needs. In Help and Support section you will find Wikis, Tutorials and samples to get started.
Monday, September 17, 2012
I'm a big fan of this idea: