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[javaee-spec users] Re: [jsr342-experts] Re: JSR 236

From: Marina Vatkina <marina.vatkina_at_oracle.com>
Date: Fri, 25 Jan 2013 10:35:04 -0800

On 1/24/13 11:30 PM, Markus Eisele wrote:
> Hi,
>
>> At this point, we expect that JSR-236 will meet our target dates for
>> inclusion into Java EE 7. JSR-236 is an obvious candidate for inclusion
>> in the full Java EE Platform, and we believe that it should be.
> Congrats to the EG :) Very good news!
>
>> Pleases let us know:
>>
>> (1) Whether you see any reason that JSR 236 should not be included in
>> the full platform?
> No.
>
>> (2) Whether you think that JSR 236 should also be included in the Web
>> Profile?
> Very undecided myself.
> pro: No EJB Timer service in WP,

Non-persistent EJB Timers and local Async invocations are now (EJB 3.2)
part of the EJB Lite and are available in WP.

-marina

> so there might be a need for some
> lightweight timer driven things which could be done with 236
>
> con: WP is getting too big ...
>
> As of today I would NOT include it in the WP.
>
> - M