Generate Charts using Lotusscript and platform independent

Hi Experts,

I have a challenging requirement which should generate reports using the datas in domino. It should be platform independent. So I cannot export data to any excel sheets to generate the chart diagrams. If some one could share the code to implement it using XML or Servlets it would be really help ful.

Thanks in advance.
Who is Participating?
I wear a lot of hats...

"The solutions and answers provided on Experts Exchange have been extremely helpful to me over the last few years. I wear a lot of hats - Developer, Database Administrator, Help Desk, etc., so I know a lot of things but not a lot about one thing. Experts Exchange gives me answers from people who do know a lot about one thing, in a easy to use platform." -Todd S.

If you are looking for XML, then any view can be generated as XML


This will generate XML of the view, which can be parsed any where


Experts Exchange Solution brought to you by

Your issues matter to us.

Facing a tech roadblock? Get the help and guidance you need from experienced professionals who care. Ask your question anytime, anywhere, with no hassle.

Start your 7-day free trial
Use JFreeChart to plot your chart using Java. You do not need to export or anything. XML is an indirect way.
ultimatewinnerAuthor Commented:
Hello experts,
Thank you for the response. I am yet to look into the XML version of response.
As per using the JFreeChart how do I use my lotus domino as backend to fetch the required data. Please give in more details.

Thank you.
YOu need to read the document(s) (from views) and use them to generate the chart with Java code. The process will be very similar to the one used with OLE automation with Excel. The only difference would be that here your code will be in Java and you will be using the JFreeChart class library to generate the chart.

See this page for an introduction and some links. YOu need to do some research with the subject to get started, becasue no ready to use code is available for Domino.
It's more than this solution.Get answers and train to solve all your tech problems - anytime, anywhere.Try it for free Edge Out The Competitionfor your dream job with proven skills and certifications.Get started today Stand Outas the employee with proven skills.Start learning today for free Move Your Career Forwardwith certification training in the latest technologies.Start your trial today
Lotus IBM

From novice to tech pro — start learning today.

Question has a verified solution.

Are you are experiencing a similar issue? Get a personalized answer when you ask a related question.

Have a better answer? Share it in a comment.