[jsr342-experts] Re: Clarification Requested: Default DB required for App Client?

From: Jason Greene <jason.greene_at_redhat.com>
Date: Tue, 29 Apr 2014 15:25:30 -0500

Ok Thanks for the clarification.

On Apr 29, 2014, at 3:18 PM, Bill Shannon <bill.shannon_at_oracle.com> wrote:

> The database isn't expected to be local to the client, but the client is
> expected to be able to access the remote database server, security permitting.
> Jason Greene wrote on 04/29/14 07:59:
>> Since the spec does not exclude the app client container from the default datasource requirement, it seems like this is required. The TCK also includes a few tests with this expectation. However, I am wondering if this was intentional. It seems a little strange to require that all EE clients have a local database running.
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>> Jason T. Greene
>> WildFly Lead / JBoss EAP Platform Architect
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