Sometimes it’s good to look at the svn repository for the reference sample that Spring Framework provides.
Here’s a quick link for that URL:
You can traverse through it via a HTTP(s) browser or you can download the latest samples via tools like TortiseSVN.
Here is a list of some of the projects samples that are available today:
spring-samples - Revision 431: /
* configuration-basic/ * jpetstore/ * mvc-ajax/ * mvc-basic/ * petcare/ * petclinic/ * petclinic-groovy/ * spring-travel/ * task-basic/ * templates/ * tutorials/
Hopefully this article will be beneficial for someone who is trying to get familiar with Spring Framework.