[javaee-spec users] Re: Persistent application configuration

From: Laird Nelson <>
Date: Mon, 6 Aug 2012 06:47:02 -0700

On Mon, Aug 6, 2012 at 5:31 AM, Antonio Goncalves <> wrote:

> What should we focus on for Java EE 7 (because we don't have much
> time...[?)]

One simple change would be to allow the alt-dd mechanism to refer to
resources on the application server classpath, not just within an .ear
file. That would at least provide a mechanism for externalizing ear file
configuration without having to make any other changes.