[javaee-spec users] [jsr342-experts] Re: ConnectionFactoryDefinition

From: Linda DeMichiel <>
Date: Fri, 01 Feb 2013 16:26:19 -0800

Thanks to those of you who responded with your support for this item.

I will update the spec with the indicated changes.


On 1/30/2013 11:38 AM, Linda DeMichiel wrote:
> The Connector spec lead, with the support of the Connector EG, has
> requested that we adopt a more fleshed out version of the
> current ConnectorResourceDefinition metadata (currently described in
> section EE.5.19.7 of the Java EE Platform specification).
> The proposed changes are the rename of the metadata, from
> ConnectorResourceDefinition (and connector-resource deployment
> descriptor element) to ConnectionFactoryDefinition (and
> connection-factory) and the addition of resourceAdapterName,
> maxPoolSize, minPoolSize, and transactionSupport elements.
> This brings our support for connector resource definition metadata more
> in line with our other resource definition metadata support.
> (You can view the details in the updated javadocs, which are available at
> )
> Please let me know by the end of the week if for any reason you are
> opposed to this change. I otherwise plan to update the spec.
> The new annotation will be submitted with the Connector 1.7 MR.
> thanks,
> -Linda